Lapshyn court evacuated over 'suspicious package'

The Old Bailey has been evacuated after a suspicious package was found in the court where Pavlo Lapshy is to be sentenced later, reports suggest.

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Old Bailey evacuated. Rumoured to be suspicious package in court where Pavlo Lapshyn being sentenced

West Midlands Police confirmed the court has been evacuated.

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Life sentence for racist murder

Racist Pavlo Lapshyn who admitted murdering a grandfather from Birmingham and planting bombs near mosques in the West Midlands has been sentenced to life in prison with a minimum of 40 years.