Pavlo Lapshyn leaves court to begin life sentence

Pavlo Lapshyn admitted to killing Mohammed Saleem and carrying out attacks on mosques
Pavlo Lapshyn admitted to killing Mohammed Saleem and carrying out attacks on mosques Credit: West Midlands Police

Pavlo Lapshyn, sentenced to life in prison for murdering a Birmingham pensioner and committing terror offences, has left court to begin his prison term.

Watch: Lapshyn confesses to murder of pensioner.

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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.