October 30, 2020

7 injured and 1 killed in series of stabbing attack

LONDON: A knife man has left seven injured and 1 killed in a night of violence (stabbing attack) in London

The attack which left 5 men and two teenagers injured happened at SE of the capital, and East-London tube station

First stabbing was in Constitution Hill at 00:30 BST and the killer moved south, apparently attacking at random, officers said.

The stabbings did not appear terrorism-related, gang-related or connected to disorder, West Midlands Police said.

The force urged anyone with CCTV or mobile footage to contact them. Police said they were hunting a single suspect.

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In a tweet reaction, Prime Minister Boris Johnson thanked emergency services “who are working hard at the scene”.

“All my thoughts are with those affected by the terrible incident in Birmingham last night.”

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