Lapshyn 'planning to detonate more devices'

Pavlo Lapshyn was "clearly planning to plant and detonate more devices" says Judge Sweeney.

Lapshyn has returned to court where he is due to be sentenced for the murder of a Birmingham pensioner and for leaving explosive devices near West Midlands mosques after a suspicious package was found in the room.

Read more: Suspicious package found in courtroom where Pavlo Lapshyn is to be sentenced.

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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.