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January 14, 2019 10:03 PM Man tasered after brandishing machete at south London train station

The 59-year-old is being held on suspicion of attempted murder following the incident in south London. The 59-year-old is being held on suspicion of attempted murder and possession of an offensive weapon following the incident in south London. British Transport Police and Metropolitan Police officers were called to Tulse Hill station just after 6.30pm on Monday 126

January 14, 2019 10:00 PM Tulse Hill station: Man brandishing 'massive machete' arrested

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder amid reports a suspect was seen wielding "a massive machete" at a railway station in south London. Police were called to Tulse Hill station during evening rush hour just after 18:30 GMT, British Transport Police (BTP) said. In the course of the arrest a Taser was discharged, according to a BTP statement 121

January 14, 2019 2:38 PM Pawel Adamowicz, Gdansk mayor, dies after stabbing at charity event

The mayor of the Polish city of Gdansk has died in hospital a day after being stabbed at a charity event. Pawel Adamowicz, 53, was attacked on stage in front of hundreds of people on Sunday. He was hospitalised for serious abdominal injuries and underwent five hours of surgery. A 27-year-old with a criminal record has been arrested over the attack. Police 100

January 7, 2019 12:24 PM Surrey train stabbing: Murder accused appears in court

A man killed on a train in front of his teenage son was stabbed nine times, a court has heard. Lee Pomeroy, 51, from Guildford, died in the attack on a train near the town on Friday. Darren Pencille, 35, of no fixed abode, appeared at Staines Magistrates' Court charged with murder and possessing an offensive weapon. Addressing the court, Mr Pencille 88

January 6, 2019 9:33 PM Surrey train stabbing: Man charged with murder

A man has been charged with murder after a father was stabbed to death in front of his son on a train. Darren Pencille, 35, of Willbury Road, Farnham, is accused of killing Lee Pomeroy, 51, on a Guildford to London train on Friday. Chelsea Mitchell, 27, also of Willbury Road, has been charged with assisting an offender. Both have been remanded in custody 58

January 6, 2019 9:17 PM Train stabbing: Two charged in relation to Horsley murder

A MAN has been charged with the murder of a dad who was fatally stabbed in front of his son on a train. Darren Shane Pencille, 35, was charged with the murder of Lee Pomeroy, 51, who was killed on a London-bound train from Guildford, Surrey on Friday afternoon. He was also charged with possession of an offensive weapon after being arrested at a flat on Saturday 62

January 5, 2019 11:15 AM China REVEALS 'Mother of All Bombs' that could OBLITERATE US defences

CHINA has put US officials on military alert after testing a so-called ‘Mother of All Bombs’ that could “completely obliterate” fortified defences in the West. The destruction potential of the bomb is second only to nuclear weapons. The test launch shows the massive bomb drops onto an unknown plain before producing a gigantic ball of fire and black smoke 59

December 26, 2018 7:39 PM Shoppers FLEE London's Westfield after 'loud noise' as police arrest knife suspect

TERRIFIED Boxing Day shoppers fled London’s Westfield shopping centre as police arrested a male suspect armed with a knife. But police say bargain hunters scrambled for Westfield's exits when the noise of a first-floor counter top being smashed sent shoppers into a panic while the suspect was arrested. Officers swooped to detain the armed man at the east London 76

December 22, 2018 3:53 AM World War 3: Russia tests 'unstoppable' HYPERSONIC missile capable of outpacing US systems

FEARS about the defence of western nations are growing after Russia tested a new hypersonic missile which is too fast to be stopped by any defence measure in the world. A total of ten of the 3M22 Tsirkon anti-ship missiles were tested by the Russian Navy. The news was reported by the state-run Tass Russian News Agency. They were fired at targets several 64

December 20, 2018 9:58 AM World War 3: Putin says threat is REAL as he warns Trump of ‘global nuclear catastrophe’

The Russian president warned his citizens there were "dangers and risks in our day to day life" as he was quizzed about the prospect of all out war. Speaking at his annual news conference, Mr Putin said: "The danger of the situation escalating is being downplayed. It now seems to be impossible, something not of crucial importance. "But at the same time if something 110