Conservative UK Lawmaker David Amess Stabbed Multiple Times In Essex Church
Conservative MP Sir David Amess was stabbed several times while attending a constituency surgery meeting at a church in Essex, according to LBC.
Armed police and forensics officers were seen outside the Belfairs Methodist Church in Leigh-on-Sea a short while ago. Amess. 69, was receiving treatment at the scene, according to Sky News. His condition is unknown.
“David Amess Southend MP stabbed in Belfairs Methodist church Eastwood road literally as I was outside the building,” wrote one person online.
Another tweeted “Something big going on outside Belfairs Methodist Church on Eastwood Road North near the Woodcutters.”
Something big going on outside Belfairs Methodist Church on Eastwood Road North near the Woodcutters 😳 Police, ambulances and air ambulance!! Apparent stabbing!! @Essex_Echo @YourSouthend pic.twitter.com/VQ4vKpR2qX
— Lee Jay (@LeeJordo1) October 15, 2021
BREAKING: Sir David Amess MP has been stabbed multiple times at his local constituency surgery at Belfairs Methodist Church in Leigh-on-Sea.
It is believed he has been receiving treatment at the scene.
— Sky News (@SkyNews) October 15, 2021
A constituency surgery is a series of one-on-one meetings that an MP will hold with members of the public, where people may raise concerns over governance.
Fri, 10/15/2021 – 08:44