Teenager Sentenced After East London Stabbings

A teenager is starting a jail sentence after stabbing two men in a brutal attack in East London.

18 year old Ty Padmore was given fourteen years behind bars for attempted murder and grevious bodily harm after he stabbed two teenagers in the street in Poplar in February.

Detective Constable Smith added: "Both victims were subjected to a horrendous attack by Padmore. The motive behind this assault still remains unclear but what is clear is that Padmore intended to cause serious harm to both victims, with potentially fatal injuries to one of them.

"One of his victims was stabbed so many times he was just minutes away from dying. It was only thanks to the medical intervention at the scene that he lived."

Met Police officers say they hope his lengthy jail term highlights the real damage knife crime and violence can do to people's lives.

Recently Played Tracks

On TV: Heart Xmas Is Here!

3am - 10am

Watch heart TV

  • Mariah Carey All I Want For Christmas Is You

    Now

    iTunes

  • Demi Lovato Let It Go

    08:08

    iTunes

  • Coldplay Christmas Lights

    08:04

    iTunes

  • Pogues/Kirsty MacColl Fairytale Of New York

    08:00

    iTunes

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Advertise Advertise in London

Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.

Follow Heart on Twitter