Police are working to inform the next of kin of the man, who is believed to have been in his 80s.
An elderly man who had been riding a mobility scooter in west ロンドン has been stabbed to death.
警視庁 officers were called at 4.06pm on Tuesday to Cayton Road, グリーンフォード, to reports of a man with stab injuries, and despite the efforts of paramedics he was declared dead at the scene.
警察 are working to inform the next of kin of the man, who is believed to have been in his 80s, and there have been no arrests.
ザ・ Met 前記: “A crime scene is in place and urgent inquiries to establish what happened are ongoing.”
The London Ambulance Service was called out at 4.10pm.
広報担当者は言った: “We sent a number of resources to the scene, including an ambulance crew, a medic in a fast response car and an incident response officer. We also dispatched London’s Air Ambulance.
「悲しいことに, despite the best efforts of our crews, a person was pronounced dead at the scene.”
Detective Chief Inspector Jim Eastwood from the Met’s Specialist Crime Command said: 「私の警官は、この男に何が起こったのかを理解するために働いています, 国民の支援が必要です.
「午後 3 時 15 分～午後 4 時の間にケイトン ロードとウェランド ガーデンの近くを東に向かうウエスタン アベニュー A40 を使用していた場合は、車載カメラまたはサイクル ヘルメットの映像をお持ちの方に連絡をお願いしています。.
「お年寄りの被害者, モビリティスクーターに乗っていた人, 当時その地域にいた. 被害者を見たら, またはその地域で疑わしい行動をしている人物を捕まえた, 連絡を取ることが不可欠です。」
教育長ショーン・ウィルソン, イーリングの警察のリーダー, 前記: 「これは当然のことながら、地元の人々やロンドン中の人々にかなりの警戒を引き起こす恐ろしい事件です。. 私たちの思いは高齢の犠牲者と共にあります.
“We are supporting our colleagues in Specialist Crime as they work to understand what has happened and identify who is responsible for this horrific crime.
“The support of the public is crucial. Police and the community must work together to identify violent offenders and remove them from our streets.
“My officers will remain on scene. They are there to help and protect you – if you have information that you want to share please approach them and tell them what you know.”
So far this year there have been 58 homicides in London including this stabbing of a pensioner on his mobility scooter.