Taxi driver tipped off BURGLARS once he had collected passengers from their homes

November 20, 2012 | by | 0 Comments
Kasid Hussain tipped off burglars once he had picked up passengers in his taxi

Kasid Hussain tipped off burglars once he had picked up passengers in his taxi

A twisted taxi driver who tipped off his criminal friends so they could burgle the homes of the people he picked up has been jailed for over four years.

Kasid Hussain, 27, told pals on at least 10 separate occasions when the properties belonging to his customers were empty so they could break in and ransack the empty houses.

Nottingham Crown Court heard the gang stole thousands of pounds worth of electrical items including TVs, DVD players, games consoles and jewellery before making off in the homeowner’s car.

Hussain and five of his associates – all from Nottingham – were jailed on Monday for almost 19 years in total after admitting burglary or consp