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Man who was released on Bail for attacking Police Officer arrested over stabbing women 

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  A 66-year old man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in Hampton remains in custody.
Police were called at approximately 10:35hrs on Friday, 20 May, to The Avenue in Hampton, Richmond-upon-Thames following reports of a man in possession of a knife.
Officers attended the location where they saw a man who was holding a knife and chasing people.
Officers disarmed the 66-year-old man and arrested him.
During the arrest TASER was deployed; but not discharged.
Four women (victim 1 – 67yrs, victim 2 – 62yrs, victim 3 – 71yrs and victim 4 – 53yrs) all suffering knife wounds were identified at the location.
Victims 1 and 3 were treated by the London Ambulance Service and taken to hospital where their injuries are not life threatening.
Victim 2 is in a life threatening condition.
Victim 4 was taken to hospital by London’s Air Ambulance where her injuries were initially thought to be life threatening. We have since been informed that she is no longer in a life threatening condition and is now stable.
An investigation has been launched by detectives from Richmond-Upon-Thames borough.
It has been established that the man was arrested on another borough on Thursday, 19 May, on suspicion of being in possession of a knife and assaulting a police constable.
Following CPS advice he was charged with assaulting a constable in the execution of his duty, contrary to s89(1) of the Police Act 1996; and possession of a knife blade/sharp pointed article in a public place, contrary to the Criminal Justice Act 1988.
He was released from police custody this morning, Friday, 20 May, having been bailed to attend court on a date in June.
The Directorate of Professional Standards have been informed and have informed the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) this afternoon.
Borough Commander Richmond-Upon-Thames, Chief Superintendent Glenn Tunstall, said: “I would like to praise members of the public who rushed to the aid of the injured women and provided them with first-aid.
“Their bravery and the outstanding courage of the officers who were first on the scene and confronted the armed man is worthy of praise.
“An incident like this will cause considerable concern to the local community, and I would like to reassure them that uniform officers will be patrolling the area and can speak to anyone who has concerns.
“Enquiries are ongoing, but we are not looking for anyone else in relation to the incident.”
The incident is not believed to be terror related.
Witnesses or anyone with any information should contact Richmond CID on 101 (quoting reference 2855/20MAY16) or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or their website crimestoppers-uk.org

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Hospital turn off life support machine because family couldn’t pay £7k bill

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The family of British man have been left devastated and furious after an Egyptian hospital because staff switched off his life support without their permission.

Despite this the hospital claim Adrian King suffered cardiac arrest however his family have told the local courts it’s because they didn’t have the money to pay a £7k insurance bill.

Adrian aged 39 became ill while he was on holiday with his friend in Hurghada, on Egypt’s east coast.

All of a sudden he fell unconscious and was being treated in hospital, during his time in hospital it was discovered his insurance policy have been voided and they demanded an upfront payment while he laid on his death bed.

The inquest heard how the insurance was void as he had not declared a bacterial infection he had within his stomach two years before his holiday.

Adrian’s dad Charles Bumford told the hearing: “A man at the hospital stood in my son’s room and told me: ‘The insurance is null and void – you pay now or I switch off the machines.’

“I didn’t have the £7,000 ($9,800) he was asking for at that time. As he walked out of the room he started switching things off.”

Charles added that he tried contacting the hospital ’50 times’ but he never received an answer. The friend Adrian was with at the time, Nicola, was similarly confused by the situation occurring in the medical facility.

“They did the second dialysis and then said that the insurance was voided,” she told the inquest.

“They never said he had a cardiac arrest or anything, they said it was stopping, because the funding was stopped.”

Our thoughts are with the family of Adrian at this difficult time.

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Woman arrested after leaving move your vehicle note on ambulance attending 999 call

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Police have taken a zero tolerance approach to a woman who left a note on an ambulance.

The note left paramedics disgusted police have now confirmed they have arrested a woman after the abusive note was left on an ambulance demanding it parked somewhere else while it was attending a 999 emergency call.

The note stated ‘I couldn’t give a s**t if the whole street collapsed”

The crew were also verbally abused while attending the emergency call while attempting to deal with an ongoing medical incident on Sunday afternoon.

Now a 26-year-old Tunstall woman has been arrested for public order offences.

Chief Inspector John Owen, commander of Staffordshire Police’s Stoke-on-Trent North policing team, tweeted about the incident.

He added: “We will not tolerate abuse or intimidation of our emergency services. This kind of behaviour is totally unacceptable and we will take appropriate action against offenders.

“The arrest relates to matters of verbal abuse that could constitute offences under the Public Order Act. This is not solely about the note.”

A Staffordshire Police spokesman confirmed the force took action after seeing details reported on Twitter.

The woman remains in police custody and enquiries are on-going.

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Jon Venables Reportedly Attacked With Boiling Water By Fellow Inmate

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Jon Venables attacked with boiling water by a fellow inmate. 

Jon Venables, one of the schoolboys who murdered James Bulger in 1993 has been attacked in prison after an image was released on social media.

Venables who is now aged 35 was attacked with boiling water and sugar after a fellow inmate managed to work out his identity.

Venables have been living under a fake name since 2001 and was sent back to jail having broken the conditions of his release and being found guilty of child pornography.

Venables was banned from travelling back to Liverpool but he had been attending music events and going to Everton Football matches.

He was later found to be in possession of cocaine and was also having a relationship with an underage girl.

Prison Officers were forced to place Venables on lockdown after his identity was revealed and he was attacked with boiling water and sugar.

it is alleged that Venables complained that guards did nothing at first to stop the attack from happening and offered him little help once he had been assaulted.

The Ministry of Justice confirmed to Police Hour that “incidents of this nature happen within prisons and we cannot discuss the nature of individual cases”

Now that the true identity of Venables is known within side the prison after images have been circulated among inmates it will be inevitable that another attack will happen.

Venables is currently serving a three-year sentence for child pornography offences and possession of 1,170 images of children which included babies.

It is believed inmates have been circulating images of Venables from prison to prison in the hope that one prisoner can identity him.

Facebook and Twitter this month removed images from their social media websites of various men who people claimed was Venables.

It is a criminal offence to name or identity Venables on social media due to an anonymity order granted in 2001 that prevents him from ever being named or identified.

Due to the nature of his repeat offending there is mounting pressure to scrap that order in order to prevent further children being targeted.

However due to the nature of Venables sick attack these orders are likely never to be removed.

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