Something is happening with UK media. They are using the ‘M’ word less and less and are becoming too sanitised since they got a Muslim mayor in London. Terror attacks are now ‘mental illness’ and everyone insist the attacks are not terror related. The fact that they considered a potential terror in these attacks, tells us everything we need to know what religion the attackers follow.
Shopper is stabbed by knife-wielding man in ‘broad daylight’ attack at Westfield shopping centre in west London
- Man in his 20s was attacked at about 2pm at Westfield in White City
- Police and paramedics were called and victim was taken to hospital
- Officers say injuries are non-life threatening and arrested two men
A shopper was allegedly stabbed by a knife-wielding man at a shopping centre this afternoon.
The man in his 20s was attacked at about 2pm at Westfield in White City, West London, before police and paramedics were called and he was taken to hospital.
His condition is said to be non-life threatening, and police – who have arrested two men following the incident – insisted the attack was not terror related.
On the scene: Two men have been arrested by Metropolitan Police officers after the incident.
Make-up artist Lei Sachelle said: ‘Someone’s been stabbed outside our store in Westfield. So our section of the building has been cordoned off.
‘I just explained to a customer that someone got stabbed and that’s why the door is closed, so why are you still trying to open the door?’
Another Twitter user posting as ‘Ideh Designs’, who also works at Westfield, said: ‘Someone got stabbed in Westfield White City. Right underneath my store as well.’
A Metropolitan Police spokesman said today: ‘Police were called at approximately 2pm on Friday to reports of a man stabbed at Westfield Shopping Centre, W12.
‘Officers and London Ambulance Service attended and discovered a man, aged in his 20s, suffering stab injuries. He has been taken to hospital.
The £1.6bn Westfield White City opened in 2008 and is one of two Westfield sites in London.
‘An initial assessment states this is not life threatening. Two males – no further details – have been arrested in connection with this investigation.
‘Officers from Hammersmith and Fulham investigate. Enquiries continue… Officers retain an open mind as to the motive but this incident is not terror related.’
And a London Ambulance Service spokesman said: ‘We were called at 2pm today to reports of a stabbing at Westfield, White City.
‘We sent an ambulance crew, a single responder in a car and an incident response officer to the scene.
Interior: Westfield White City (file picture) is a shopping centre located in West London
‘The first of our medics arrived at the scene in under four minutes. We treated a man at the scene and took him to a hospital in west London.’
A Westfield spokesman confirmed part of the shopping centre has been cordoned off while police conduct inquiries.
She said: ‘Westfield can confirm there has been an incident and is assisting the police. The centre is open with a small area cordoned off.’
The £1.6billion Westfield White City, which opened in 2008, is one of two Westfield sites in London – the other being in the east of the capital in Stratford.