UK News Young man stabbed to death in latest London killing

05:30  17 april  2018
05:30  17 april  2018 Source:   Sky News

Murdered law student was stabbed in the back by cowards in the dark, says family

  Murdered law student was stabbed in the back by cowards in the dark, says family They said the blame for for Sami Sidhom’s death must be shouldered by the enforcers of knife laws as well as his killers. Sami Sidhom, 18, was yards from his front door in Forest Gate, east London, when he was set upon by a number of attackers and stabbed multiple times.The teenager, who was described as a “model son”, died at the scene.In a statement released by the Metropolitan Police, Mr Sidhom’s devastated family said he had been “stabbed in the back by cowards in the dark”.

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London ’s week of bloodshed: Man stabbed to death at shopping centre becomes EIGHTH gun or knife killing in the capital The young man , believed to be in his early 20s, was found suffering from stab wounds at the Stratford Centre. Just over half an hour later , the man passed away at the scene.

  Young man stabbed to death in latest London killing © getty

A young man has been fatally stabbed in Forest Gate in east London, police have said.

Officers were called to Chestnut Avenue at around 10.50pm on Monday.

The victim, believed to be 18, died just before 11.30pm.

Chestnut Avenue, Forest Gate in east London © Other Chestnut Avenue, Forest Gate in east London

Police said his family were still being informed and that formal identification and a post-mortem would be arranged.

There have been no arrests so far but any witnesses are urged to call police on 101.

It comes a day after two other people were stabbed to death within minutes of each other in separate domestic incidents in the capital.

A 26-year-old man was attacked with a knife in Colindale, north London, just before 6pm on Sunday and a woman in her 30s was stabbed to death in Brixton, south London, shortly after 6.30pm.

There have been arrests in both cases.

Nearly 60 people have been murdered so far in London this year - most of them killed with a knife.

Two more die bringing London violent deaths to 58 .
Two men have been killed in London, bringing the number of violent deaths in the capital this year to at least 58. A 20-year-old man was stabbed to death and found on Roth Walk near Finsbury Park at around 3am on Saturday, Scotland Yard said.Police have also launched a separate murder investigation after a man died following an assault in Morden on Thursday.Police were called to Thursday's incident after ambulance staff suspected a man collapsed on London Road had been assaulted.The 32-year-old man was taken to a south London hospital in a critical condition and died the next day.

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