A 19 year old has been stabbed in what police believe to be a “far right” inspired attack. The incident occurred in Stanwell, Surrey on the 17th March with the victim sustaining injuries from both a knife and bat used by the attacker. It has been reported that he is in a stable condition.
A 50 year old man has been arrested in relation to the event, on suspicion of attempted murder and a racially-aggravated public order offence.
Home Secretary Sajid Javid called on society to “reject the terrorists and extremists who seek to divide us.”