James 'Pancake' Taylor in court over Liverpool stabbing

A man extradited from the Netherlands to the UK over a knife attack on a man in Liverpool has appeared in court.

James "Pancake" Taylor, 34, has been wanted by police since Lee Siner, aged 26, was stabbed at Kimos restaurant on Myrtle Street on 1 October 2010.

Mr Taylor is charged with inflicting grievous bodily harm without intent and wounding with intent.

He was remanded in custody by Liverpool magistrates until 16 August when he is due before the city's crown court.

Mr Taylor is also charged with possession of an offensive weapon.

Dave Allen, from the Serious Organised Crime Agency, said armed officers arrested Taylor as he left a gym in Amsterdam to cycle home on 22 July.

In December 2011, Anthony Richardson, 34, from Liverpool, was sentenced to eight years and four months in prison at Liverpool Crown Court for wounding with intent in relation to the attack on Mr Siner.

More on This Story

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Liverpool

Weather

Liverpool

Min. Night 2 °C

Features & Analysis

  • Mukesh SinghNo remorse

    Delhi bus rapist says victim shouldn't have fought back


  • Aimen DeanI spied

    The founder member of al-Qaeda who worked for MI6


  • Painting from Rothschild collectionDark arts Watch

    The 50-year fight to recover paintings looted by the Nazis


  • Blow torchTorch of hope Watch

    An ancient art form helps troubled youth pick up the pieces


Elsewhere on the BBC

  • StudentsBull market

    Employers are snapping up students with this desirable degree

Programmes

  • 3D model of Christ the Redeemer statueClick Watch

    Using drones to 3D map the famous Brazilian landmark Christ the Redeemer

Try our new site and tell us what you think. Learn more
Take me there

Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.