Wed. Jan 19th, 2022

A total of 28 teenage killings have taken place in London so far this year.

It surpasses the 27 homicides seen in 2017 – which had been the highest in recent years.

The previous highlight was 29 teenage killings in the capital in 2008.

Here is a list of the 28 victims this year:

January 19th

Anas Mezenner, 17, was found stabbed in West Green Road, Haringey, north London, shortly after noon.

He was rushed to hospital but died at 4.25am.

The teenager had allegedly made an anti-knife crime video for a media science course weeks before he died.

January 25th

Romario Opia, 15, was found stabbed in Holland Walk, Islington, north London, around 5.30pm.

He was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after.

February 11th

Hani Solomon, 18, from Wandsworth in south London, was killed during a fight between two groups of men shortly after 6.30pm in Ackmar Road, Fulham, west London.

He was treated by police, paramedics and an air ambulance team, but was pronounced dead at the scene less than an hour later.

February 18th

Drekwon Patterson, 16, from Wembley, north-west London, was stabbed in Preston Road, Brent, shortly after 11.30pm.

He was rushed to the hospital but died the following morning.

February 26th

Ahmed Beker, 19, was stabbed in Paddington Green, west London, just after 9:10 p.m.

He was treated by ambulance people and an air ambulance team, but died on the spot.

March 3rd

Tai Jordan O’Donnell, 19, from Croydon, south London, was stabbed several times in the legs in a house on Alpha Road just after 12:10 p.m.

He was pronounced dead minutes after rescue workers arrived at the scene.

March 6

Mazaza Owusu-Mensah, 18, died when he was stabbed in the chest during a fight in Edington Road, Abbey Wood, south-east London, around 5.30pm.

March 6

Ezra Okobia, 14, was fatally injured by fumes from a fire in her home in Russett Way, Lewisham, south-east London, shortly before noon.

He was rushed to the hospital but died four days later.

His five-year-old brother Joseph Okobia and mother Victoria Amaning, 34, also died after inhaling fumes.

Police believe Ms Amaning started the fire.

8. March

Nikolay Vandev, 19, was stabbed along with another 18-year-old victim in Penshurst Road, Tottenham, north London, shortly before noon.

Sir. Vandev was pronounced dead at the scene while the 18-year-old was rushed to hospital and treated for non-life-threatening stab wounds.

March 17

Hussain Chaudhry, 18, was stabbed in Lea Bridge Road, Walthamstow, east London, around 5.20pm.

Police and ambulance crews attended, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

April 10

Levi Ernest-Morrison, 17, was stabbed in Sydenham Road, Sydenham, south-east London around 7.20pm.

23rd April

Fares Maatou, 14, was stabbed in Barking Road, Newham, in east London, just before noon.

Emergency services tried to rescue him, but he was pronounced dead just over half an hour later.

April 26

Abubakkar “Junior” Jah, 18, was found in Coolfin Road, Newham, east London, around 3.45pm after being shot and stabbed. He died on the spot.

May 7

Daniel Laskos, 16, was stabbed in Church Road, Harold Wood, east London, just after noon. 18.40 during a fight.

Ambulance and air ambulance teams tried to rescue him, but he died on the spot.

June 8

Taylor Cox, 19, was shot in Hornsey Rise Gardens, Islington, north London, around 4.25pm.

June 10

Denardo Samuels-Brooks, 17, was stabbed in Prentis Road, Streatham, south London, around 4.15pm.

He was rushed to hospital but was pronounced dead less than an hour later.

June 11

Jalan Woods-Bell, 15, was stabbed in a fight around 8.30am during the school race in Blyth Road, Hayes, west London.

June 25

Tashawn Watt, 19, was stabbed in Miall Walk, Sydenham, south-east London, just after 9.30pm.

He was treated by an ambulance but died on the spot.

July 1st

Camron Smith, 16, was stabbed in Bracken Avenue, Shrublands, Croydon, south London, around 12.45pm. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

July 5th

Tamim Ian Habimana, 15, was stabbed in Woolwich in south-east London.

July 5th

Keane Flynn-Harling, 16, from Lambeth, south London, was stabbed in Oval Place, south London, around 11.45pm.

July 9th

Damarie Omare Roye, 16, was stabbed in Bensham Manor Road, Thornton Heath, south London.

He was rushed to the hospital but died two days later.

August 1st

Stelios Averkiou, 16, was stabbed in a skate park at Lordship Recreation Ground, Tottenham, north London, around 2.15pm. He died nine days later.

September 1st

Alex Ajanaku, 18, was found in Beaumont Road, Leyton, east London, with shotgun wounds around 1:30 p.m.

He was treated by police and paramedics but died on the spot.

October 12

Hazrat Wali, 18, was stabbed to death on a playground in Craneford Way, Twickenham.

October 28

Kamran Khalid, 18, was stabbed to death in Harrow Road, Ilford.

November 18

Jermaine Cools, 14, was stabbed and died after a fight on London Road in Croydon.

A murder investigation was launched after the incident.

November 24

The Met was called to Raleigh Road in Southall just after 9pm after reports of a stabbing after a fight involving a group of people.

Officers attended and found 16-year-old Rishmeet Singh stabbed.

He died on the spot shortly afterwards.

PHOTO: (top row from left to right) Anas Mezenner, 17, Hani Solomon, 18, Drekwon Patterson, 16, Tai Jordan O’Donnell, 19, Ahmed Beker, 19, Camron Smith, 16, and Damarie Omare Roye, 16.

(second row, left to right) Mazaza Owusu-Mensah, 18, Hussain Chaudhry, 18, Levi Ernest-Morrison, 17, Fares Maatou, 14, Abubakkar Jah, 18, Tamim Ian Habimana, 15, Hazrat Wali, 18, and Rishmeet , 18, Singh, 16.

(third row, left to right) Daniel Laskos, 16, Denardo Samuels-Brooks, 17, Jalan Woods-Bell, 15, Keane Flynn-Harling, 16, Kamran Khalid, 18, and Taylor Cox, 19.

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