The assertion stated one man has been arrested a person on the scene. Police haven’t stated the incident is terror-related and didn’t point out the Black Lives Matter rally in any respect.
In a tweet, Prime Minister Boris Johnson stated: “My ideas are with all of these affected by the appalling incident in Studying and my because of the emergency companies on the scene.”
In a video posted to Fb, the organiser of the Black Lives Matter rally, Niemma Hassan, stated the stabbing had “nothing to do with the protests”.
“They had been very peaceable, we labored with the police liaison your complete time and really commented on how peaceable and the way nicely thought out the method was at present and the way easily all of it went.
“I’ve goosebumps understanding that this has occurred just a few hours after all of us peacefully got here collectively at present to speak about change and equality and it’s fairly heartbreaking that at the present time has been tarnished with violence.”
House Secretary Priti Patel stated she was “deeply involved to listen to stories of an incident in Studying”.
“My ideas are with everybody concerned, together with police and emergency responders on the scene.”
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