Tyson Fury says cousin stabbed to dying and appeals for knife crime to cease



yson Fury has referred to as for an finish to knife crime as he mentioned his cousin Rico Burton had died after struggling a stab wound to the neck.

In a publish on social media the heavyweight boxing champion mentioned his cousin was “stabbed within the neck” and referred to as on the Authorities to “carry greater sentencing for knife crime”.

Writing on Instagram, Fury mentioned: “My cousin was murdered final evening, stabbed within the neck that is changing into ridiculous … idiots carry knives. This must cease.”

Fury added: “Asap, UK authorities must carry greater sentencing for knife crime, it’s a pandemic & you don’t understand how unhealthy it’s till [it’s] 1 of your individual!

Life may be very treasured and it may be taken away very fast take pleasure in each second … RIP RICO BURTON could the lord God grant you a superb place in heven [sic]. see you quickly.”

The Manchester Night Information reported that Mr Burton had died within the early hours of Sunday morning following an incident in Altrincham and Larger Manchester Police had launched a homicide investigation.

The MEN reported {that a} 17-year-old boy had suffered severe accidents in the identical incident at round 3.30am in Railway Avenue within the Goose Inexperienced space of Altrincham, Trafford.

A 21-year-old man was arrested on the scene on suspicion of part 18 assault and remained in custody, the MEN mentioned.

Larger Manchester Police mentioned two males had been arrested in reference to the homicide of a 31-year-old man at Goose Inexperienced, Altrincham, on Sunday.

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