Hero journalist ‘refused to lie down' and feared London Bridge attackers would blow up pub

A JOURNALIST injured in the London Bridge terror attack said he “stood and talked to a terrorist” out of fear that everyone could be killed if he rushed at them.

Geoffrey Ho, of the Sunday Express, refused to lie down after being ordered three times by an attacker and considered “rushing” them before he was stabbed but was worried they could detonate suicide vests.

He was speaking at an Old Bailey inquest after eight people were killed and many injured in the terrorist attack.

Khuram Butt, 27, Rachid Redouane, 30 and Youssef Zaghba, 22, drove a van at pedestrians on London Bridge before launching a knife attack at the...
source: Daily Star

2019-05-22 16:23
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