CASES OF INTEREST AT THE OLD BAILEY ON FRIDAY
Court 8 at 10am trial of Faisal Ahmad and Hisham Mohammed accused of a terrorist knife plot after 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 Preparatory hearing in the case of James Watson, who is charged with murdering six year old Rikki Neave. Rikki’s naked body was in woodland a few minutes from his home in Welland, Peterborough, on November 29 1994. Watson would have been 13 at the time of the killing. He was arrested following a cold case review.
Court 10 at 9.45am Preliminary hearing in the case of Aahayb Abu accused of terrorist related offences.
Court 10 at 10.15am Preliminary hearing in the case of Met police officer Benjamin Hannam, who is accused of being part of the neo-Nazi group, National Action and lying on police application and vetting forms about his membership to the group.
Court 12 at 10.15am trial of Nigel Wright accused of contaminating food as part of a blackmail campaign
Court 14 at 12.15pm Pre trial review in the case of Sahal Abdi accused of murder. Randhy Skuse,27, died after suffering a single stab wound.
Court 16 at 10.30am trial in the case of Dean Smith accused of murdering his 13 year old daughter. Masie Newell suffered head injuries when she was a four week old baby in 2000 and died in 2014 allegedly as a result of the injuries.