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Horror 24 hours in London with three dead after stabbing, shooting and crash

Ilyas Habibi Sutton victim (top) and Lianne Gordon Hackney victim(bottom) <i>(Image: Graham Hodson and Metropolitan Police)</i>
Ilyas Habibi Sutton victim (top) and Lianne Gordon Hackney victim(bottom) (Image: Graham Hodson and Metropolitan Police)

A horror 24 hours across London saw one person stabbed to death, a person shot dead and one killed in a crash.

This only includes incidents that Newsquest London is aware of and has reported on.

The week beginning December 5 saw a string of attacks in Sutton, Hackney, and Peckham.

Information about each incident is from the Metropolitan Police.

Boy, 17, dies after stabbing in Sutton

A 17-year-old boy has died after a stabbing in Sutton.

Ilyas Habibi was found injured in Sutton High Street just before 7.10pm on December 5.

He was pronounced dead at the scene just before 7.55pm.

Ilyas’ family have since been notified and they are being supported by specialist officers.

No arrests have been made following the incident.

Woman, 42, dies after triple shooting in Hackney

A 42-year-old woman has died after a triple shooting in Hackney.

Lianne Gordon was shot dead in Vine Close just before 6.30pm on December 5.

Two other people, a 20-year-old man and a 16-year-old boy, were also found injured.

They were taken to hospital for treatment and later discharged.

A 16-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of murder.

He remains in police custody.

Man, 53, dies after being hit by lorry on bike in Peckham

A 53-year-old man has died after a crash with a lorry in Peckham.

The incident between cyclist and a lorry happened in Old Kent Road at around 6.30pm on December 5.

The cyclist was pronounced dead at the scene and his next of kin have been notified.

The driver of the lorry stopped at the scene.

No arrests have been made as police enquiries are ongoing.