Charlie Hebdo T-shirt-wearing girl is STABBED at Audio system’ Nook in Hyde Park in assault caught on video as police hunt man dressed all in black who fled the scene
- Girl suffered a stab wound and was seen with blood pouring down her face
- The person who carried out the assault shortly sprinted away from the scene
- Police haven’t stated whether or not there was a motive for the assault however video footage exhibits the lady was sporting a blue Charlie Hebdo T-shirt
A lady sporting a Charlie Hebdo T-shirt has been stabbed at Audio system’ Nook in Hyde Park as police hunt for a person wearing black who fled the scene.
The 39-year-old sufferer suffered a stab wound and was seen with blood pouring down the aspect of her face after the stabbing on the website the place individuals collect for public speeches and debates on Sunday.
The person who carried out the assault shortly sprinted away as he was chased by members of the general public in addition to police.
Video footage exhibits a big group of individuals standing outdoors in torrential rain earlier than the attacker lunged on the girl and stabbed her at Audio system’ Nook in Hyde Park
The lady, who was sporting a Charlie Hebdo T-shirt, was stabbed at Audio system’ Nook in Hyde Park
Video footage exhibits a big group of individuals standing outdoors in torrential rain earlier than the attacker lunged on the girl and stabbed her earlier than she cowered and walked shakily away as the person ran in the wrong way.
The lady is later seen clutching her proper hand near her physique and with what seems to be blood at her temple as she is helped right into a police van by officers who have been close by.
The Met Police, who described it as ‘a really distressing incident’ for the sufferer, stated officers attended Hyde Park at 3.34pm to reviews of a girl being stabbed at Audio system’ Nook.
The sufferer, who was sporting a blue-T-shirt with Charlie Hebdo written on it, was seen being handled as she sat contained in the police van earlier than being taken to hospital for additional therapy of minor accidents.
The attacker, who was wearing all black, had fled shortly after the assault and a criminal offense scene has been put in place. Police stated a knife was recovered close by.
The Metropolitan police haven’t stated whether or not there was a motive for the assault however video footage of the assault exhibits the lady was sporting a Charlie Hebdo T-shirt.
The sufferer suffered a stab wound and was seen with blood pouring down the aspect of her face on Sunday
The person who carried out the assault shortly sprinted away as he was chased by members of the general public in addition to police
Charlie Hebdo, a satirical journal based mostly in Paris, misplaced 12 staff in an al Qaida assault in 2015 by French-born extremists Mentioned and Cherif Kouachi.
Their major targets have been employees on the satirical journal which had revealed a collection of cartoons mocking the Prophet Muhammad.
Detective Superintendent Alex Bingley, of the Central West Command Unit which covers policing in Westminster, stated: ‘This was clearly a really distressing incident for the lady concerned and officers have hung out together with her, while she was being handled for her damage, to get an account of what occurred.
‘We all know that this assault was witnessed by numerous individuals, a lot of whom captured it on their telephones.
‘I might ask them, in the event that they haven’t already completed so, to contact police.
‘We stay within the early phases of our investigation and are working laborious to hint the individual accountable.
‘I might ask individuals to not speculate on the motive for the assault till we now have established the total information.’
The Met Police informed MailOnline in an announcement: ‘Police have been known as by the London Ambulance Service at 15:34hrs on Sunday, 25 July to reviews of an assault at Audio system’ Nook, W1.
‘Officers attended and located a girl affected by a minor slash damage. She was handled by the LAS earlier than being taken to a central London hospital.
‘A knife was recovered close by.
‘Officers from Westminster are working alongside the Royal Parks OCU to analyze and determine the person accountable.
‘There have been no arrests and enquiries proceed.
‘Anybody with data is requested to name police through 101 quoting reference Cad 4376/25Jul.’