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.

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Lapshyn sentencing adjourned until later today

The Old Bailey has adjourned the sentencing of terror attacker and murderer Pavlo Lapshyn until this afternoon.

Pavlo Lapshyn, aged 25, has pleaded guilty to killing Mohammed Saleem, 82, as well as planting bombs outside mosques in Walsall, Wolverhampton and Tipton.

The hearing will resume at 2pm.

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