Men sentenced for sexual assault and perverting the course of justice - Oxford

04/06/2014

Two men appeared at Oxford Crown Court this afternoon, Wednesday, 04 June 2014, and were sentenced after being convicted by a jury of sexual offences and intending to pervert the course of justice.

Bilal Ahmed, aged 27, of Suffolk Road, Maidenhead, was jailed for three-and-a-half years after being found guilty of sexual assault by penetration.

His cousin, Zeeshan Ahmed, aged 28, formerly of Palmer Road, Wood Farm, Oxford, was jailed for 18 months after been found guilty of doing an act intending to pervert the course of justice.

A third man, Mustafa Ahmed, aged 26, of Harrow Road, London, pleaded guilty on Friday, 30 May 2014, to one count of sexual assault and will be sentenced at a later date.

Mustafa Ahmed and Bilal Ahmed sexually assaulted a 17-year-old girl at a property in Cowley Road, Oxford, in December 2011.

Zeeshan Ahmed then threatened to shoot the victim if she did not stop talking to police.