December 1, 2019

Victims killed in London Bridge terrorist attack identified by police

Metropolitan Police(LONDON) -- The identities and images of two victims killed Friday in the London Bridge terrorist attack have been released by the Metropolitan Police. Jack Merritt, 25, of Cottenham, Cambridgeshire, and Saskia Jones, 23, of Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, were identified as the deceased victims. Merritt and Jones were killed and three others were hospitalized after they were stabbed in a terror attack near the London Bridge on Friday afternoon, authorities said. In a sta..
November 30, 2019

London Bridge stabbing: 2 victims killed, attack deemed terror incident

miodrag ignjatovic/iStock(LONDON) — Two people were killed and three others hospitalized after they were stabbed in a terror attack near the London Bridge Friday afternoon, authorities said. The lone male suspect was shot by police and died at the scene, according to authorities, who added that a device believed to be a hoax explosive was strapped to the suspect. He's since been identified as Usman Khan, 28, a convicted terrorist who was released in 2018, according to Neil Basu, assistant c..
November 30, 2019

London Bridge stabbing suspect Usman Khan plotted to attack London Stock Exchange in 2010

miodrag ignjatovic/iStock(LONDON) — The man suspected of carrying out a deadly terror attack near the London Bridge spent years in prison for plotting other attacks in the U.K., according to British counter-terrorism officials and a 2013 report from the U.K.’s counter-intelligence and security agency. Usman Khan, 28, was imprisoned from 2012 to 2018 for planning attacks, including one aimed at the London Stock Exchange in 2010, the officials told ABC News. Khan is believed to be the only suspec..
November 29, 2019

3 hurt in stabbing at The Hague in the Netherlands

carlballou/iStock(NEW YORK) -- The search is on for an attacker who wounded three minors in a stabbing in the Netherlands on Friday, police said. The incident took place in The Hague on a main shopping street around 7:45 p.m. local time, authorities said. Those injured have all been released from the hospital, according to police. Officials have not publicly revealed their ages. A motive is unknown. Police ask anyone with information to come forward. We are still looking for the suspect. If you..