Lee Rigby Killers Shout “Allahu Akbar” – Dragged From Court – Sentenced to 45 Yrs and Life
Islamists Michael Adebolajo and Michael Adebowale butchered a British soldier Lee Rigby in the street in May 2013.
Michael Adebolajo butchered and beheaded UK soldier Lee Rigby in Woolwich then made a statement on video.
** The killers were sentenced to 45 years and life today at the Old Bailey.
During the sentencing the Islamists shouted “Allahu Akbar” and both men were removed from the hearing.
The Independent reported:
The men who murdered soldier Lee Rigby on a street in Woolwich have been sentenced to life and 45 years at the Old Bailey.
Michael Adebolajo, 29, and Michael Adebowale, 22, ran the young soldier down in a car before hacking him to death on a street near Woolwich barracks in May.
Mr Adebolajo was given a life sentence, while Mr Adebowale was sentenced to a minimum of 45 years in prison.
Violence broke out in the dock at the Old Bailey during the sentencing.
Both men shouted at Mr Justice Sweeney in protest at his remarks and were pinned to the ground by several security guards.
The defendants were then removed from the courtroom and taken to their cells at the request of the judge.
While the men were out of court, Mr Justice Sweeney told the court that they had “gloried” in what they had done.
This video was taken at the murder scene in Woolwich.