Sheffield dentistry student found guilty of terrorism offences

A 24-year-old Sheffield student was found guilty of three terrorism offences at Sheffield Crown Court just a few moments ago.

It took jurors just over a day to find Mohammed Abbas Idris Awan, of Dun Street, Sheffield guilty of one offence of Engaging in the preparation of an act of terrorism and two offences of possessing a record likely to be useful to a person committing or preparing an act of terrorism.

Judge Paul Watson QC adjourned the case until Wednesday, December 20 when Awan will be sentenced. The former University of Sheffield student was remanded into custody until that time.

Read more at: https://www.thestar.co.uk/news/breaking-sheffield-dentistry-student-found-guilty-of-terrorism-offences-1-8908313

Mohammed Abbas Idris Awan guilty of planning terror

The brother of a suicide bomber killed in Iraq has been found guilty of terrorism charges.

Mohammed Abbas Idris Awan, originally from Huddersfield, was arrested after buying 500 ball bearings online.

The 24-year-old, who told police that he was a keen fisherman and was researching hunting with a catapult, had denied preparing for an act of terrorism.

He was convicted at Sheffield Crown Court.

His brother Rizwan Awan, 27, killed 30 people in a bomb blast in Iraq in 2016.

Read on… http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-42342319

First picture of Sheffield dentistry student found guilty of terrorism offences

This is the Sheffield student who was this afternoon found guilty of three terrorism offences including engaging in the preparation of an act of terrorism.

It took jurors just over a day to find Mohammed Abbas Idris Awan, of Dun Street, Sheffield guilty of one offence of engaging in the preparation of an act of terrorism and two offences of possessing a record likely to be useful to a person committing or preparing an act of terrorism.

Read on… https://www.thestar.co.uk/news/first-picture-of-sheffield-dentistry-student-found-guilty-of-terrorism-offences-1-8908313

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