United States  

Stabbing at U.K. Park Is Declared a ‘Terrorist Incident’

NYTimes.com Sunday, 21 June 2020
Three people died and three were injured in the attack in Reading, England, on Saturday. Counterterrorism units will be taking over the investigation, local police said.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO - Published
News video: Reading stabbing declared terrorist incident

Reading stabbing declared terrorist incident 00:36

Three people have died and another three are seriously injured after multiple stabbings at a park in Reading, Thames Valley Police have confirmed. Police said a 25-year-old man from Reading was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder and is currently in custody.

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

Incident in south London sees air ambulance take off from car park [Video]

Incident in south London sees air ambulance take off from car park

Emergency services were called on Tuesday (June 30) when two people were injured in their homes in Mitcham, south London. The severity of the injuries required an air ambulance to take them to the..

Credit: Newsflare     Duration: 00:46Published
Glasgow attacker described as ‘quiet, polite, decent guy’ by asylum seekers [Video]

Glasgow attacker described as ‘quiet, polite, decent guy’ by asylum seekers

The man responsible for a knife attack in a Glasgow hotel has been described as a “quiet and polite and decent guy” by asylum seekers who were residing there.Badreddin Abadlla Adam, 28, from Sudan,..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:09Published
Glasgow stabbing attack: What we know so far [Video]

Glasgow stabbing attack: What we know so far

Police have named the man shot by officers during an attack in Glasgow on Friday as Badreddin Abadlla Adam, 28, from Sudan. In a statement on Twitter, Police Scotland said the identity is “based on..

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 01:03Published

Related news from verified sources

Authorities in U.K. Will Investigate English Park Stabbing As A Terrorist Incident

A 25-year-old man stabbed several park-goers with a knife, killing three of them. The U.K.'s Counter Terrorism Policing unit has declared it a terrorist incident...
NPR

3 slain in stabbing at UK park; police say motive unclear

LONDON (AP) — British police say three people were killed in a summer-evening stabbing attack in a park in the town of Reading, and add that it is “not...
Seattle Times

UK stabbing attack that left 3 dead being treated as terror incident, police say

The stabbing rampage in a British park that left three people dead is now being treated as a terrorist attack, police said.
FOXNews.com


Tweets about this