The boy, who has not been named, was heard screaming for his life as he was attacked in Lupus street, Pimlico, shortly before 7pm yesterday, eyewitnesses have claimed.Please bookmark!
He was rushed to hospital where he died from his wounds, becoming the first teenager to be killed in London this year.
Scotland Yard have launched a murder inquiry and said that they are keeping an “open mind” on the motive for the attack.
Witnesses told the Evening Standard that teenager’s mother ran up to the police cordon as paramedics tried to save him.
Steve Russell, 46, a project manager, He said: “She was screaming with grief and shouting her son’s name but they wouldn’t let her through.”
16-Year-Old Hacked to Death with Swords in Central London
This is more than a little disturbing. From the Telegraph: