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Brixton stabbing: Man stabbed to death in Minet Road

Image copyright Google Image caption Police found the man in Minet Road at 18:45 GMT A 23-year-old man has died after being stabbed in south London. Police were called to Minet Road, Brixton, at about 18:45 GMT and officers gave first aid to the victim at the scene. He was pronounced dead at 19:27 GMT. His next of kin are yet to be informed, police said. The Metropolitan Police said: “The Homicide and Major Crime Command has been informed. There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.” Source link

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Report: Boeheim hit, killed man on interstate

Jim Boeheim reportedly struck and killed a pedestrian while the Syracuse head coach was driving on Interstate 690 late Wednesday night. FILE PHOTO: Feb 9, 2019; Syracuse, NY, USA; Syracuse Orange head coach Jim Boeheim looks on during the second half against the Boston College Eagles at the Carrier Dome. Mandatory Credit: Mark Konezny-USA TODAY Sports The 74-year-old Boeheim is cooperating with authorities and reported the accident to police, according to Syracuse.com. Onondaga County (New York) District Attorney Bill Fitzpatrick told WSYR on Thursday that Boeheim was traveling at the…

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Man City fan in critical condition following alleged assault after Schalke game

Manchester City say one of their fans is in “a critical condition in hospital” after an alleged assault following their Champions League win over Schalke in Germany on Wednesday. City won the first leg of the last-16 tie 3-2. “The club are working with Greater Manchester Police and German Police to ascertain more information,” said City. They added staff had stayed in Germany “to support the family” of the injured fan. More to follow. Source link

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Man charged over racist graffiti at Salford flats

Image copyright Jackson Yamba Image caption The graffiti was painted on three doors at the block of flats A man has been charged after racist graffiti was daubed on doors at a block of flats. Vaughan Dowd, 54, has been charged with criminal damage and racially aggravated criminal damage, police said. David Yamba, 10, found “No Blacks” painted on three doors in his block in Salford on 8 February, five days after his family had moved in. Mr Dowd, of Irlam Square, Salford, is due to appear at Manchester Magistrates’…

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FA Cup: Wolves v Man Utd quarter-final live on BBC

FA Cup fifth round: Watch the best goals The FA Cup quarter-final between Wolves and Manchester United will be broadcast live across the BBC next month. The Red Devils’ trip to Molineux will be on BBC One and the BBC Sport website at 19:55 GMT on Saturday, 16 March. Millwall against Brighton – at 14:00 GMT on Sunday, 17 March – will also be screened live on BBC One and online. Watford v Crystal Palace and Swansea v Manchester City – both of which will take place on the Saturday…

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Whitley Bay man stranded in Prague after friend flew home on his passport

Image copyright Reuters A British man flew from the Czech Republic to Newcastle on the wrong passport after accidentally taking his friend’s and leaving him stranded. Allan Poole, 43, from Whitley Bay, travelled from Prague to Newcastle via Amsterdam on a KLM flight. The passport was checked at least four times during the journey, but the mistake was not picked up. Mr Poole’s friend, Steve Vincent, 43, also from Whitley Bay, is now getting help from UK officials to get home. It has emerged that Border control agents who checked…

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Euston stabbing: Eleven held after man dies in hotel reception

Image copyright Google Image caption The victim had been stabbed multiple times before he entered the hotel in Euston Street Eleven people have been arrested after a man was stabbed several times in the street in London and collapsed and died in a hotel reception. The victim entered the hotel on Euston Street, near London’s Euston Station, at about 22:45 GMT on Monday. The man was helped by hotel staff, who contacted the emergency services but died shortly after at 23:30. Police said the 11 people held had all been…

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FA Cup quarter-final draw: Man Utd face Wolves in last eight

FA Cup: Chelsea 0-2 Manchester United highlights Manchester United’s reward for beating holders Chelsea in Monday’s final fifth-round tie is an FA Cup quarter-final trip to Wolves. Premier League champions Manchester City are at Championship side Swansea City, with another second-tier side Millwall at home to Brighton. Watford host Crystal Palace in the other last-eight tie. The quarter-final games will be played from 15-18 March, with winning clubs receiving £720,000 in prize money. United saw off Chelsea with a 2-0 victory at Stamford Bridge. FA Cup quarter-final draw in full…

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Chelsea 0-2 Man Utd: Ander Herrera and Paul Pogba give visitors victory

‘Pogba at his absolute best’ – Man Utd double lead at Chelsea Manchester United cruised past Chelsea into the FA Cup quarter-finals to plunge Blues boss Maurizio Sarri’s reign even deeper into crisis as he felt the full fury of the club’s frustrated fans. United delivered the perfect response to their first defeat under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer – against Paris St-Germain in the Champions League – as they eased into the last eight. Ander Herrera converted Paul Pogba’s perfect cross to give United a 31st-minute lead, and Pogba doubled the…

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