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Pictured: CCTV image released by South Wales Police showing Awez Jamshiad and Saif Shazhad are seen walking down Holmesdale Street moments later Dan Roberts leaps over a pillar and attacks Malaciah Thomas who is sat in the Silver Fusion vehicle.<br />
Malaciah is observed running away from vehicle and is pursued by Dan Roberts and Christopher Griffiths, he is followed by Saif Shazhad. A short time later the Audi A3 travelling in direction of Corporation Road.<br />
Re: Earlier this week Christopher Griffiths and Awez Jamshaid were convicted of murdering Malaciah Thomas and Saif Shahzad was found guilty of manslaughter.<br />
A fourth man, Daniel Roberts, admitted murder partway through the trial.<br />
Today, all four were sentenced at Cardiff Crown Court:<br />
Daniel Roberts, Christopher Griffiths, and Awez Jamshaid, were all sentenced to life imprisonment.<br />
Roberts, 20, and Griffiths, 30, must serve a minimum of 25 years, while 19-year-old Jamshaid will serve at least 11 years.<br />
Shahzad, 19, was sentenced to 7 years 6 months in a Young Offenders Institution.<br />
Just before 2am on Monday, July 23 2018, officers were called to reports of a serious assault in the front garden of a house in Corporation Road, Grangetown.<br />
Malaciah Thomas 20, suffered multiple stab wounds and died at the scene.<br />
Speaking after the sentencing at Cardiff Crown Court, Senior Investigating Officer Detective Chief Inspector Gareth Morgan said: “Malaciah Thomas was stabbed to death just two days before his 21st birthday and our thoughts are with his family and friends.<br />
 "This tragic case sadly highlights the devastating and far-reaching consequences of knife crime.<br />
 "Knife crime has risen across the UK and unfortunately we are not an exception to that.<br />
 "During the early hours of Monday, July 23rd 2018 four young men left an address in Roath and drove to Grangetown.<br />
 "Two of them were armed with knives - all four knew the objective was to attack Malaciah.<br />
 "Following a thorough investigation and trial at Cardiff Crown Court,
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Pictured: CCTV image released by South Wales Police showing Awez Jamshiad and Saif Shazhad are seen walking down Holmesdale Street moments later Dan Roberts leaps over a pillar and attacks Malaciah Thomas who is sat in the Silver Fusion vehicle.
Malaciah is observed running away from vehicle and is pursued by Dan Roberts and Christopher Griffiths, he is followed by Saif Shazhad. A short time later the Audi A3 travelling in direction of Corporation Road.
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