CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON FRIDAY
Court 8 at 2pm trial of Faisal Ahmad and Hisham Mohammed accused of a terrorist knife plot after a stash of weapons and a drone were allegedly found at their Manchester home. They are alleged to have plotted to attack soldiers or police using the drone.
Court 10 at 10am Sentence of Tyler Flanagan, who caused the death of 74-year-old Julia Flynn when he set fire to her home in Leeds. The 19 year old set several other fires that day.
Court 10 at 12 noon Plea and trial preparation in the case of Damien Simmons acused of murder of singer Eddy Grant’s niece. He allegedly left primary school assistant Denise Keane-Barnett-Simmons to burn to death at a house fire in Stonebridge, northwest London
Court 12 at 10.30am trial of Yasin Amare and another accused of murder. Gleb Zhebrovsky,34, a Russian businessman, was stabbed to death Poplar, East London.
Court 15 at 2pm Plea and trial preparation in the case of Hussein Egal accused of beating to death his 57 year old wife after she allegedly asked him to leave their north London flat because he had contracted Covid 19.