A teenager was left with horrific injuries after being slashed in the stomach with a deadly Zombie Killer knife as Notting Hill carnival suffered the worst violence in a generation.The 15-year-old boy was rushed to hospital in a critical condition where he underwent emergency surgery on a wound to his stomach. He is now in a stable condition, the Standard understands.
A 14-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm following the “horrible” attack at 4.25pm on Sunday in Wornington Road.
It is one of at least seven separate stabbing incidents which blighted the annual parade’s 50th anniversary and have led to fresh calls from residents and community leaders to consider moving the event into a park where crowds can be more easily controlled.
The Met today said more than 440 people had been arrested across the two-days of the Bank Holiday street party, which saw 17 attacks on police and 88 knife-related incidents.