LONDON, June 30 – A woman who was eight months pregnant was stabbed to death yesterday in London, and her baby was in critical condition, British police said.
The police were summoned to an address in London south London at 3:30 am, where they found the wounded 26-year-old. Her baby was delivered and hospitalized.
A 37-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder.
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According to official statistics, there were 285 lethal knife wounds in England and Wales in 2018, the highest level since records began more than 70 years ago ,
A terrible incident in which a young mother lost her life and her child is seriously ill, "said Detective Chief Inspector Mick Norman yesterday. – Reuters