‘Extremist’, 28, charged with ‘breaking into law firm with Nazi flag and knife’ to face trial in March
‘Far-right extremist’, 28, accused of launching terror attack by ‘invading UK law firm with Nazi flag, knife and handcuffs in attempt to kill immigration lawyer’ faces trial in March
- Cavan Medlock is accused of allegedly attacking a law firm in north London
- It is alleged that he threatened a receptionist with a knife during the attack
- Medlock is also charged with threatening to kill a lawyer and abusing staff
- He was remanded in custody after a hearing at the Old Bailey earlier today
A ‘far-right extremist’ accused of launching a terror attack by ‘barrassing a British law firm with a Nazi flag, knife and handcuffs in an attempt to murder an immigration lawyer’ will face trial next year.
Cavan Medlock, 29, is accused of plotting a terrorist act by investigating Duncan Lewis Solicitors in Harrow, north-west London, with the intent to murder an immigration lawyer.
He is also charged with threatening another with a newspaper article in a public place, causing racially aggravated alarm, violence, intimidation or fear and threatening to kill – all in connection with an incident at a law firm in Harrow, United States. northwest of London. , on September 7 last year.
Cavan Medlock, 28, allegedly arrived at the Duncan Lewis offices in Harrow (file photo) armed with a knife and handcuffs, carrying a Confederate flag and a Nazi flag
Medlock, himself from north-west London, reportedly visited the company’s offices while armed with a large knife, handcuffs and Nazi and Confederate flags.
During the attack, Medlock allegedly threatened a receptionist with a knife before threatening to kill a lawyer and abuse staff because of their racial or religious background.
He was not present at the Old Bailey on Wednesday when London’s recorder, Judge Mark Lucraft, held him in custody in his absence ahead of a trial date set for March 7, 2022.
The judge said the trial will be heard at Kingston Crown Court.