Hero Who Ended Terror Rampage Was Convicted Killer

LONDONIslamic State claimed that one of its attackers carried out the stabbing, the groups Amaq news agency reported. The announcement didnt provide any evidence for the claim. Khan, 28, was wearing a tracking device on his ankle and a hoax suicide belt around his waist when he walked up the grand staircase inside the historic Fishmongers Hall, pulled out two knives, and threatened to blow up the building. He was run out of the event by attendees grabbing makeshift weapons to confront the killer, who had already inflicted fatal injuries on two people and wounded several more. One man picked up a fire extinguisher, another pulled the unicorn-like tusk of a narwhal off the wall and gave chase. Khan fled …