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London crime: 24 hours of violence sees boy, 14, ‘murdered’, 2 men stabbed and 1 other shot


The Metropolitan Police have responded to a quantity of violent incidents within the final 24 hours in London.

Three folks have been stabbed, one particular person was shot, and two others suffered facial accidents in a suspected axe assault.

One of those that have been stabbed – a 14-year-old boy – died consequently of his accidents.

The Met Police have been known as to stabbings in Canning Town and Bermondsey, and a double assault in Hackney, by which one particular person was shot and one other stabbed, on Friday (April 23).

On the identical day, two men in Harrow have been taken to hospital with facial accidents after a suspected axe assault.

Police have additionally arrested a person following an arson assault in Rotherhithe.

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Here are all of the incidents that we all know of which police have been known as to over the previous 24 hours.

Boy, 14, stabbed to dying at school uniform in Canning Town

The 14-year-old was stabbed to dying in his faculty uniform in Canning Town

A 14-year-old boy was stabbed to dying in Canning Town yesterday.

The teen, named by police as Fares Maatou, was killed in broad daylight on Barking Road shortly earlier than 4pm on Friday (April 23).

Police have been known as to the scene and in keeping with witnesses took below 5 minutes to reach.

An air ambulance additionally landed close by however regardless of the most effective efforts of the emergency companies Fares tragically died on the scene.

He was pronounced useless shortly after 4.30pm.

Three teenage boys, one aged 14 and two aged 15, have been arrested in reference to the stabbing.

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Teen shot and one other stabbed in cake store assault in Hackney

Two 19-year-olds have been shot and stabbed in a double assault in Hackney yesterday.

Police rushed to a premises on Kingsland Road at 10.53pm following reviews of a taking pictures.

On arrival officers discovered a 19-year-old man struggling gunshot accidents and a second 19-year-old man with stab accidents.

The assault reportedly occurred on the Cake and Custard Factory.

Both have been taken to hospital by the London Ambulance Service. Neither is in a life-threatening situation.

A criminal offense scene has been arrange and Trident detectives are main the investigation.

No arrests have been made at this stage.

Arson arrest after home windows smashed to start out Rotherhithe flat fireplace


Firefighters attended the scene this morning

A person was arrested after a fireplace broke out in a five-storey block of flats in Rotherhithe earlier at the moment.

There was an enormous emergency companies response to the hearth in Rotherhithe Street this morning (April 24), with the street cordoned off.

Met Police officers have been alerted to home windows being smashed in a floor ground flat and a fireplace being began at 7.43am.

The fireplace destroyed half of the flat and a person who was inside managed to flee earlier than fireplace crews arrived. He was checked over by London Ambulance Service (LAS) paramedics however just isn’t believed to have been injured.

At least six police automobiles, 4 fireplace engines and an ambulance have been noticed within the space.

A Met Police spokesperson stated: “We arrested a person on suspicion of arson and legal harm after being known as to home windows smashed and a fireplace began at a residential deal with in Rotherhithe Street.

“There have been no reported accidents and the incident just isn’t being handled as a hate crime at current.”

Young man in a life-threatening situation after being knifed in battle in Bermondsey

A 22-year-old man is preventing for his life after being stabbed in a Bermondsey avenue battle.

Met Police officers have been known as simply after 8:30pm yesterday (Friday, April 23) after reviews of a gaggle of folks preventing at Goldsworthy Gardens, which is off Eugenia Road and Crane Mead and close to South Bermondsey station.

London Ambulance Service (LAS) paramedics attended as nicely and discovered the younger man with stab accidents.

He was taken to a South London hospital with life-threatening accidents.

Providing an replace on Saturday morning (April 24) a Met Police spokesperson stated: “We await a full evaluation of his situation.”

An investigation continues to be ongoing and against the law scene stays in place within the space.

No arrests have been made at this stage.

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Two men hospitalised with facial accidents after suspected axe assault in Harrow

Two men have been hospitalised with facial accidents after a suspected axe assault in Harrow final evening.

Police have been known as at 6.14pm on Friday, 23 April to reviews of an assault in (*24*) Road, Wealdstone.

Officers attended with London Ambulance Service and discovered two men with facial accidents.

They have been taken to hospital the place their accidents have been confirmed as non-life threatening.

A person was arrested on suspicion of possession of an axe.

He stays in custody whereas enquiries proceed.

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