An insurance worker who stabbed a father to death on a busy high street while his seven-year-old daughter was buying sweets has been jailed for 18 years.
Abraham Omotoso, 27, knifed Mohamed Al-Zufairi outside a Poundland store on Wealdstone high street, north-west London, after “bad blood” between their families.
The father of two, 34, suffered a stab wound to the heart during the attack on 27 February and died in hospital a day later.
Omotoso bought a one-way flight to Lagos in Nigeria the next day, but was arrested at Gatwick after airline staff became suspicious that he was a lone traveller with only hand luggage. Read more