Some of the most shocking cases in Leeds Crown Court in 2018

Rapist who murdered baby killer and 16 of the most shocking crimes in Leeds Crown Court

A rapist who murdered a baby killer, a TV producer caught in a predator sting and a trio who attacked a dad and son with an axe are just some of the most shocking cases in Leeds Crown Court in 2018.

Here is a roundup of some of the most shocking and horrific convictions heard in Leeds Crown Court in 2018. All sentencing details accurate at time of convictions.

John Westland was told he must spend a minimum of 19 years behind bars for the murder of Liam Deane. The rapist murdered a baby killer behind bars.

1. John Westland - rapist who murdered baby killer in prison

John Westland was told he must spend a minimum of 19 years behind bars for the murder of Liam Deane. The rapist murdered a baby killer behind bars.
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David Moseley,59, was given 35 years in jail for raping children in the 1970s and 1980s.

2. David Moseley - raped children in the 1970s

David Moseley,59, was given 35 years in jail for raping children in the 1970s and 1980s.
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Wakkas Butt was the ringleader of a criminal gang involved in a long-running fued that led to Leeds first gangbo injunctions. The crime boss was locked up for 21 years over his involvement in a shooting in the city.

3. Wakkas Butt - Criminal gangleader

Wakkas Butt was the ringleader of a criminal gang involved in a long-running fued that led to Leeds first gangbo injunctions. The crime boss was locked up for 21 years over his involvement in a shooting in the city.
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Gary O'Neil, 39 of Stratford Street, Beeston, was found guilty of aggravated burglary and got 15-and-a half years. Terence Honey, 32, got 14 years 3 months. Paul Cameron, 38, got 10 years, 11 months for aggravated burglary.

4. Three men jailed for attacking a dad and son with axe in raid

Gary O'Neil, 39 of Stratford Street, Beeston, was found guilty of aggravated burglary and got 15-and-a half years. Terence Honey, 32, got 14 years 3 months. Paul Cameron, 38, got 10 years, 11 months for aggravated burglary.
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