Moped gang ‘stab man in his 20s in machete attack in London’s Russell Square’
- Man in his 20s was allegedly stabbed with a machete in London’s Russell Square
- Five police cars, an ambulance and a paramedic helicopter rushed to the scene
- Officers managed to arrest one man as paramedics rushed his victim to hospital
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Police scrambled to a stabbing in London tonight amid fears of new terror attack in the capital.
A gang of up to 20 youths on mopeds allegedly stabbed a man with a machete in Russell Square just before 8pm this evening.
Five police cars, an ambulance and a paramedic helicopter raced to the scene before police confirmed the incident was not terrorism.
Officers managed to catch and arrest one man as paramedics rushed his young victim to hospital.