Results tagged “stabbing”

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A 16-year-old boy was taken to hospital with serious injuries after he was stabbed in a Newham park.

Police, who had been called to reports of violence in Plaistow Park, Balaam Street, on Saturday afternoon, found the boy with a number of wounds.


Police are appealing for information after a teenager was stabbed at this summer's Lovebox Festival in Victoria Park.

The 19-year-old victim suffered a single stab wound to his right leg and was treated at an east London hospital following the incident, at 5.30pm on July 19.

By Jim Fitzpatrick


I was shocked and horrified to hear the news a young boy was stabbed in Spey Street, Poplar last week. In one month this community has lost two decent people, who had their lives ahead of them, because of a knife. Both of them were keen boxing enthusiasts, Liam had just passed his driving test and Ajmol was due to collect his GCSE results this week.

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Four men have been arrested after a 32-year-old was stabbed to death in Poplar on Friday night.

Liam Hamilton died in an east London hospital following the incident at Simpsons Road, just north of Canary Wharf.


A man has been sentenced to 27 years in prison after a fatal knife attack in a Somali cafe.

Ayanle Adan, 26, from Pantile Avenue in Southend, claimed he was suffering from paranoia brought on by a hangover and chewing khat when he killed 24-year-old Hanad Osman from Bermondsey.