Rapper, 42, who battered man to demise with a cider bottle over £10,000 medication debt earlier than hiding his physique in a cabinet is jailed for 33 years
- Shafiul Islam suffered ‘devastating mind accidents’ after being overwhelmed with a bottle
- Rapper Euan Peters, aka Sax Coke, battered sufferer over a drug debt, courtroom heard
- Police and medics discovered Shafiul’s house in Newport, Wales, had been ransacked
- Peters, 42, was jailed for all times and should serve a minimal sentence of 33 years
A rapper has been jailed for no less than 33 years for murdering a younger man in a botched theft and hiding his physique in a cabinet.
Euan Peters, 42, who rapped underneath the identify Sax Coke battered sufferer Shafiul Islam, 22, with an empty cider bottle.
A courtroom heard that ‘enforcer’ Peters had been employed as ‘muscle’ to retrieve a debt when the assault passed off.
Peters had beforehand appeared in YouTube rap movies bragging about his legal previous in jail and skill to promote medication.
Two males who helped Peters within the killing and subsequent theft had been convicted of manslaughter.
Prosecutor Mark Wyeth QC stated the group had eaten a curry collectively at a restaurant earlier than travelling to Mr Islam’s flat the place the homicide occurred.
Rapper and drug enforcer Euan Peters, 42, (left) has been jailed for all times after beating 22-year-old Shafiul Islam (proper) to demise with an empty bottle of cider over a drug debt, courtroom was advised
Mr Wyeth stated: ‘Police and paramedics discovered the flat had been ransacked they usually found the occupant Shafiul Islam was unconscious and partially mendacity in a cabinet.
‘His eyes had been open, he was respiratory, he was respiratory and he was blood-stained and immobile.
‘He was taken to the Royal Gwent Hospital and a CT scan was carried out and it was found he had suffered a devastating mind harm.’
CCTV confirmed Peters had picked up an empty bottle of Kopparberg cider from the Indian restaurant which was later revealed to be the homicide weapon.
Newport Crown Court heard Mr Islam suffered ‘no less than three heavy blows’ from the bottle and died from his accidents six days after the assault.
Judge Mrs Justice Jefford, advised the killers: ‘His household needed to watch him die slowly till his life assist was turned off.’
Shafiul Islam suffered ‘devastating mind accidents’ after Peters (pictured) beat him with a bottle
Perrie Dunwell, 33, (left) was jailed for 13 years and 9 months and Conlan Dunnion, 23, (proper) additionally of Newport, was locked up for 9 years and 6 months for manslaughter
Newport Crown Court heard seller Mr Islam was focused over a debt to the medication gang believed to be value as much as £10,000.
Peters has appeared in music movies rapping underneath the identify Sax Coke on a sequence of YouTube movies boasting of promoting cocaine and hashish.
In one track Peters raps exterior Cardiff Prison saying ‘f*** HMP’ and boasts about spending 10 years behind bars.
He sings: ‘I’ve been sat in jail placing pen to paper, ten years was lengthy however my thoughts stayed sturdy.
‘I used to be caught on them wings with these killers and lifers however I made it by means of fam I’m a born survivor.’
Peters, was jailed for all times with a minimal tariff of 33 years after being discovered responsible of homicide following a trial.
CCTV from a restaurant in Newport confirmed Peters arm himself with an empty bottle of cider
Perrie Dunwell, 33, was jailed for 13 years and 9 months and aspiring boxer Conlan Dunnion, 23, additionally of Newport, was locked up for 9 years and 6 months
Dunnion and Dunwell, each of Newport, had been cleared of homicide however discovered responsible of manslaughter.
Peters, of Rumney, Cardiff, pleaded not responsible to homicide however was discovered responsible after the trial.
Peters admitted conspiracy to rob. Dunnion and Dunwell denied conspiracy to rob however had been discovered responsible.