Issued on 11/2/19 at four:11 p.m.
Three brothers who critically assaulted a younger man in Leicester in 2016 have been jailed for greater than 30 years between them.
Shamir, Taseer and Taqueer Kazi have been discovered responsible in the present day (Monday 11 February) of Part 18 grievous bodily hurt after an 11 day trial at Leicester Crown Court docket.
The court docket heard how a petty dispute months earlier than led to the brothers finishing up a vicious assault on the 22-year-old sufferer in Berners Road, Leicester.
The sufferer wasn’t the goal of the assault by 21-year-old Shamir, 24-year-old Taseer and 27-year-old Taqueer. The meant sufferer had left the realm previous to the incident.
The brothers, all of St Peters Highway, Leicester, have been sentenced in the present day. Shamir was sentenced to 9 years in jail, Taseer and Taqueer have been every sentenced to 11 years in jail
Detective Constable Charlotte Mee was the investigating officer within the case. She stated: “This was a critical assault the place the sufferer’s life was hanging within the steadiness. He suffered a number of fractures to his cranium, a bleed on the mind and fractures to his eye and cheek and spent eight weeks in hospital.
“What was a minor dispute led to the vicious assault, the defendants got here armed with baseball bats and meant to trigger some hurt.
“We’re happy with in the present day’s verdict nevertheless two of the three defendants have been within the strategy of finishing their additional research and had the prospect of promising careers forward of them. They now have a felony conviction and face a substantial time behind bars.
“There are not any winners on this case. The sufferer has needed to relive the occasions of that night within the courtroom and little doubt the reminiscences nonetheless hang-out him. We hope this verdict offers him some reassurance that justice has been finished and those that subjected him to such a critical assault have been made to reply to their crimes.”