Sadiq Khan comments on two fatal teenage stabbings in London

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  • Sadiq Khan
    Sadiq Khan
    British politician, Mayor of London (born 1970)

The London Mayor Sadiq Khan has said that he will now “write-off” any child when it comes to knife crime, following the fatal stabbings of two teenagers on Thursday night. A 16-year-old boy was fatally wounded at Philpot’s Farm, Yiewsley, west London, and was pronounced dead at 8.25pm.It followed the fatal stabbing of a 15-year-old boy in Ashburton Park, Croydon, south London, who was pronounced dead at 7.36pm.A 15-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder in relation to the Croydon stabbing, police said.Neither victim has been named yet by the Metropolitan Police.

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