Keighley Man Jailed For Violent Robbery

He was sentenced at Bradford Crown Court.

A Keighley man has been jailed for six years and nine months for a violent robbery in the town centre.

Mohsin Ahmed, 24, of Devonshire Street, was sentenced on Tuesday (26/11) at Bradford Crown Court after he pleaded guilty to the robbery and possession of an offensive weapon.

The incident occurred on the evening of June 10th 2019 in North Dean Road.

His victim, a 24-year-old man from the Keighley area, suffered a stab wound and was assaulted.

Following enquiries into the incident police arrested Ahmed the following day in Keighley.

He was duly charged with the above offences and was remanded into custody when he appeared at Bradford Magistrates on June 12th.

The officer in the case Detective Constable Hannah Young, of Bradford District CID, said:

“We hope this outcome will give the victim some comfort and assist in his rehabilitation from this violent attack.”

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