Desperate pleas of teen, 18, as he lay dying in Forest Gate becoming capital's 60th murder victim Forest Gate stabbing: College pays tribute to teenager Sami Sidhom after he was knifed to death by gang Forest Gate stabbing: Young man knifed to death in latest London killing "Innocent" 18-year-old stabbed to death in London named as number of murders in capital this year approaches 60 London Stabbing Law Student Is Latest Victim of City Crime Wave, 60 Dead This Year

Desperate pleas of teen, 18, as he lay dying in Forest Gate becoming capital's 60th murder victim

Could not subscribe, try again later Invalid Email A "completely innocent" 18-year-old student who was stabbed to death metres from his home has been named. We were talking about West Ham. Police and the London Air Ambulance were called to Forest Gate in East London around 2250 Monday evening to reports of a teenager having been stabbed, who died at the scene. He was intelligent, dedicated to his studies and a role model in every sense of the word.

Forest Gate stabbing: College pays tribute to teenager Sami Sidhom after he was knifed to death by gang

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Forest Gate stabbing: Young man knifed to death in latest London killing

He was a good guy, it's his 19th birthday in a few months. "He has never been involved in any crime. The killing is the third in just three days in London, which is presently undergoing unprecedented surges in almost all measures of violent crime . He said: "I heard a commotion outside my house and then saw one man with a knife stab the guy in the back. One friend went as far as to speculate whether he had been targeted because of it, saying: " I can only think it must have been jealously over his car.

Forest Gate murder: Stabbing victim named by police as university student Sami Sidhom

The teenager stabbed to death in Forest Gate last night has been named locally as university student Sami Sidhom.

This website uses cookies. He looked after and lived with his grandmother as his grandfather died. Then I heard a scream, and the car sped off. Reporter covering Waltham Forest. The victim, who was believed to be 18, was found in Chestnut Avenue last night. I would appeal to anyone who has any information on this or any other incident, please come forward. Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of.

Using this website means you are okay with this but you can find out more and learn how to manage your cookie choices here . He said: "Sami was a gentle, kind and considerate young man who had a very bright future ahead of him. I've redrafted this tweet 4 times and there are just no words I'm angry, my heart aches and I don't know what we do now. No arrests have been made in connection with the killing.