The 17-year-old boy was stabbed to death outside Tottenham Hotspur’s stadium as locals set out to protest
A demonstration will take place on Monday after Ali Baygören was stabbed to death outside Tottenham Hotspur’s stadium, as police confirm two men have been arrested
Tributes were paid to a tragic teenager who was stabbed to death on Saturday afternoon when his distraught mother rushed to his aid.
Ali Baygören, 17, could not be rescued after police administered first aid in the shadow of the Premier League club’s stadium in Tottenham, north London.
Two men were arrested in connection with the incident. MyLondon Report.
The victim’s mother was heard screaming before the teenager was pronounced dead at the scene.
Locals organized a demonstration and march against gang violence after Ali’s death. A poster for the march, shared on social media, reads: “No to gangs.”
The demonstration will take place on June 20th at 7pm in Orchard Place. The poster also reads “no more innocent deaths”.
Local residents said the incident scared them.
A 54-year-old woman, who wished to remain anonymous, said: “I haven’t felt like this is a safe home in a long time but I never imagined it would – I can’t breathe thinking about what’s happening is. I just think about his mother – I heard his mother scream.”
Local resident Tasnia Ali, 39, also said: “I don’t know where society is headed. It’s scary to argue with someone because you don’t know if they have a knife. What will become of the world?
The Metropolitan Police want to hear from anyone with information about the stabbing.
A statement said: “Detectives are appealing for information and witnesses following fatal stabbing in Tottenham.
“An urgent investigation is now underway.
“Two men were arrested in connection with the incident and both are being held in police custody.
“Anyone with information or witnesses is asked to call 101, ref 3580/18jun.
“Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org. They will never ask your name. T
“They cannot trace your call, your IP address or the device you used.”
https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/boy-17-stabbed-death-yards-27276523 The 17-year-old boy was stabbed to death outside Tottenham Hotspur's stadium as locals set out to protest