Teen's hand chopped off with axe in 'appalling' attack sparked by road rage row

An axeman chopped off a tree surgeon's hand as he pleaded with a gang of up 20 men to leave him and his friends alone.

The victim, a tree surgeon then aged 18, and three of his workmates were set upon by the group after a road rage row in Rochdale.

Mohammed Awais Sajid, 23, known as 'Skinny', was aiming for the victim's head but cut off his hand when he moved his arms up to stop the blow.

Minshull Street Crown Court heard how Sajid wielded the axe twice...
source: Daily Record

2019-10-21 12:08
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