Press release: London mugger jailed after Solicitor General’s intervention

first_img Bell launched an unprovoked attack using a weapon against his victim, and I am pleased that today the Court of Appeal has agreed that the risk he poses to the public warrants immediate custody. A man who attempted to rob a taxi-driver at knife-point has been jailed today after the Solicitor General, Robert Buckland QC MP, referred his sentence for being too low.Alexander Bell, 26, demanded money from his victim while threatening him with a blade. Even though the victim agreed to pay him, Bell slashed at him with the blade and a struggle ensued.Bell was originally sentenced at Isleworth Crown Court in March, where he was given a sentence of 2 years imprisonment suspended for 2 years. Today, after the Solicitor General’s referral, the Court of Appeal increased his sentence to 2 years 10 months immediate custody.Commenting on the sentence increase, the Solicitor General said:last_img read more

Arsenal battling Milan for El Shaarawy

first_img read also:Tonali snubbed Barca, Man Utd to join Milan – Brescia president The paper states that PSG, Roma, and Juventus have shown an interest in loaning El Shaarawy until January 2021 when the Chinese season resumes, with Arsenal and Milan now joining the hunt for his signature. El Shaarawy can play upfront or as a winger. FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Arsenal are interested in signing Stephan El Shaarawy, according to il Corriere dello Sport (via MilanLive). The Gunners are facing competition from Milan for the player’s signature, with the Italian keen to return to Europe after an extended spell in China with Shanghai Shenhua. He spent five years at the San Siro with Milan, playing 102 games and registering 27 goals and 13 assists.Advertisement Promoted Content7 Ways To Understand Your Girlfriend BetterGo Stargazing & Discover The Night Sky At These Cool Locations9 Facts You Should Know Before Getting A Tattoo8 Superfoods For Growing Hair Back And Stimulating Its GrowthBest & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever Made6 Stunning Bridges You’ll Want To See With Your Own EyesA Guy Turns Gray Walls And Simple Bricks Into Works Of ArtWe’re Getting More Game Of Thrones: Enter House Of The Dragon!You’ve Only Seen Such Colorful Hairdos In A Handful Of AnimeCristiano Ronaldo Turns His Hotels Into Coronavirus Hospitals?The Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read MoreThe 10 Best Secondary Education Systems In The Worldcenter_img Loading… last_img read more

McIlroy begins defence of Championship title today

first_imgPaul Dunne, Peter Lawrie and Kevin Phelan head up the Irish challenge at the Trophée Hassan Deux which gets underway in Morocco this morning. Walker Cup star Jack Hume leads the home challenge in the Irish Amateur Open which gets underway today Royal Dublin. The world number three will play in a group alongside Rickie Fowler and Hideki Matsuyama – they tee off at around ten-to-1, Irish time. Shane Lowry’s out 40-minutes later, alongside Danny Lee and Jason Bohn. While Padraig Harrington plays in a group with Paul Casey and Vaughn Taylor. last_img