Birmingham knifeman ‘looked calm’ after he ‘arbitrarily’ stabbed female

    Birmingham knifeman 'looked calm' after he 'randomly' stabbed woman

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    A knifeman who carried out a ‘random’ stabbing spree in Birmingham city centre looked ‘calm’ and ‘casually’ left after assaulting a female, many eye witnesses have actually stated. 

    Police have actually introduced a murder examination and are still searching for the assailant after a guy passed away and 7 others were hurt, 2 seriously, throughout 4 different places in the early hours of this early morning. 

    Those who saw among the stabbings in Hurst Street stated the knifeman looked ‘like he didn’t care’ and delicately strolled previous cops and emergency situation services prior to being required to range from the scene. 

    Bar owner Savvas Serantziz informed Sky News he saw a female ‘in her 20s’ stabbed in the neck. 

    He stated he heard the female shriek ‘he’s stabbing me’ and initially idea somebody was attempting to take her locket. 

    When he saw what was occurring he informed Sky he began shouting and the assailant delicately strolled previous him prior to he was chased after by the supervisor of close-by LGBT bar Sidewalk. 

    Mr Serantziz stated: ‘He wasn’t worried, he wasn’t stressed, he wasn’t panicking or anything. After he stabbed the woman, he was simply strolling.’

    He stated he saw another victim in the future, a male, who was ‘bleeding all over’. He applauded the action of the emergency situation services who existed ‘almost immediately.’

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    The rampage happened in between 12.30am and 2.20am throughout the city centre. Police stated they are dealing with all the stabbings as connected and have actually introduced a big manhunt for an only suspect. 

    All of the victims appear to have actually been selected at random and there was no recommendation the attacks had actually been ‘motivated by hate’ or connected to terrorism, cops stated.

    Cal Eden, the co-owner of Eden Bar informed Mirror Online that his location’s doors needed to be locked by security personnel as the stabbings unfolded close by. 

    He stated the bar’s CCTV video footage had actually recorded a guy, presumably the assailant, ‘slowly and causally’ strolling past.

    He’s revealed the video footage to cops, he stated, and officers supposedly validated the guy in the video matched the description of the suspect.

    Mr Eden informed the Mirror: ‘It was really frightening. First, we just didn’t have any concept what was going on. We’re at the bottom of the street, and we saw police vehicle, ambulances and an authorities helicopter. It was automobile after automobile after automobile.’

    Map showing the four city centre locations where attacks happened

    At least 4 places are being connected to the stabbing spree (Picture: Daily Mail)

    Police forensic officers in Hurst Walk in Birmingham after a number of people were stabbed in the city centre. Police are searching for one suspect following the stabbings in which one man was killed and seven other people injured. PA Photo. Picture date: Sunday September 6, 2020. West Midlands Police declared a major incident after officers were called to reports of a knife attack in the early hours of Sunday, with further stabbings then being reported. Chief Superintendent Steve Graham said there is ?absolutely no suggestion? that the stabbings were ?terror-related?, with the attacks on victims appearing to be ?random?. See PA story POLICE Birmingham. Photo credit should read: Jacob King/PA Wire

    One of the attacks happened in Birmingham’s Gay Village (Picture: PA)

    Police forensics officers at work in Hurst Street, in Birmingham after a number of people were stabbed in the city centre. West Midlands Police said they were called to reports of a stabbing at around 12.30am on Sunday and a number of other stabbings were reported in the area at around the same time. PA Photo. Issue date: Sunday September 6, 2020. See PA story POLICE Birmingham. Photo credit should read: Jacob King/PA Wirework

    A male was eliminated and 7 others were hurt (Picture: PA)

    Forensic officers examines a tent, on Irving Street, as police declare a major incident in Birmingham city centre this morning following reports of multiple stabbings in the city's LGBT district, pictured in Birmingham city centre, Sep 6 2020.

    The knifeman is still on the run (Picture: SWNS)

    Another bar supervisor, David Nash, stated he saw a hooded suspect run from the scene while operating at The Village Inn in Hurst Street. 

    He was closing the bar at around 2.20am when he heard someone scream down the street ‘stop him, he’s simply stabbed someone’

    Mr Nash stated he at first saw a ‘guy with a black hoodie on with the hood pulled up over his head’, who was strolling fairly delicately.

    ‘As quickly as someone screamed “stop him” that’s when he ran into the location of Sherlock Street’, he stated.

    ‘He just looked like an ordinary member of the public in the first instance. He was calm, I wouldn’t state he was rushed. He wasn’t recalling. He simply strolled straight past.

    ‘I couldn’t see any weapon at all. Obviously it was dark, he remained in dark clothes from what we might see. He didn’t state anything to anyone, as far as I know, in the location that we were.’

    Police officers stand near the scene of reported stabbings in Birmingham, Britain, September 6, 2020. REUTERS/Phil Noble

    Parts of the city centre are still closed today (Picture: Reuters)

    Police officers and a forensic worker are seen at the scene of reported stabbings in Birmingham, Britain, September 6, 2020. REUTERS/Phil Noble

    There are at least 4 various criminal activity scenes (Picture: Reuters)

    A knife lies on the pavement after being recovered by the police from a drain following reported stabbings in Birmingham, Britain, September 6, 2020. REUTERS/Phil Noble

    This knife was recuperated from a drain by cops (Picture: Reuters)

    Mr Nash, who revealed shock and unhappiness at the stabbings in what is typically a safe location, included: ‘The emergency situation services acted really quickly. They got the location shut down really rapidly and assured individuals really rapidly.

    ‘Unfortunately the world in which live at the minute, this might occur at any time and any location in any part of the nation. The location is clearly quieter than it would typically be since of Covid.

    ‘So there wasn’t as lots of people on the street as there would be on a typical Saturday. But there wasn’t normally a panic. Nobody was acutely conscious that something had actually occurred up until the point when the location had an increase of cops and armed action cars.’

    Police cordoned off a big stretch of Hurst Street following the attacks however extended the sealed-off location on Sunday afternoon to consist of a stretch of pavement opposite the Village Inn.

    Picture taken with permission from the Twitter feed of @ShaunInBrum showing a cordon after reports of multiple stabbings in Birmingham in the early hours of Sunday. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Sunday September 6, 2020. See PA story POLICE Birmingham. Photo credit should read: @ShaunInBrum/PA Wire

    A cordon remained in location after the several stabbings (Picture: @ShaunInBrum/PA)

    Used medical products cover Irving Street, Birmingham where a hurt individual was dealt with (Picture: SWNS)

    Local company owner stated the existence of paramedics stationed at a regional leisure complex might have conserved lives.

    Julia Robinson, the basic supervisor for the Southside downtown, which covers the Hurst Street location, stated she had actually seen the after-effects of the events.

    She stated: ‘It took place really rapidly. Thankfully we have actually got a safe area job that is based in the Arcadian (Centre) that has actually trained paramedics.

    ‘Luckily we had trained paramedics that could come out straight away to deal with this and we are really thankful for colleagues at St John Ambulance for stepping up. The police were here almost immediately in the aftermath.’

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