Two men and a teenager have been jailed today, Tuesday, 11 September at Wood Green Crown Court for a total of more than 30 years for carrying out 19 knife and acid attack robberies in north and east London.
The horrific attacks targeted taxi drivers and people selling items via Gumtree. The group used strong acids, alkalis, and knives, to rob and maim their victims, some of whom will never recover from their injuries.
Miracle Osondu, 19, of Constance Street, E16 was sentenced to 11 years, extended to 15, in prison after pleading guilty to a conspiracy to rob comprising 19 counts of robbery as well as a planned robbery, possession of an offensive weapon and possession of a bladed article. A separate charge of theft from 2017 will remain on file. Osondu will serve a minimum of seven years and four months in prison.