In an another day of mayhem across the capital, six people were stabbed yesterday. Two 17 year old boys and four men aged 18-26 were stabbed in various incidents across London
The horrific timeline events is listed below.
3.15pm, Kidbrooke: 18-year-old stabbed and left critical but is now stable
4.30pm, Hounslow: A man, 26, was slashed multiple times in the face. Half an hour later another man was ‘slashed’ just yards away.
6.05pm, Tottenham: A boy, believed to be aged 17, slashed in the face
7pm, Barking: 17-year-old man stabbed
9pm, Tooting: Man, 18, knifed
Met Police commissioner Cressida Dick said the last few years ‘undoubtedly have been the highest and most worrying levels in my service’.
Dick added: “If you look at stabbings of young people I do think this is a new and tragic and worrying phenomenon.”
There have been 29 murders in London so far this year.
Anyone with information should call police on 101.
Pic credit – stock image of knives seized by police