Scots knifeman who stabbed tourist pals 14 times in 4 second murder-bid frenzy refuses risk assessment

A vicious knife attacker who stabbed to women tourists in an outburst of extreme violence is refusing to cooperate with experts trying to establish his risk to the public.

Peter Cameron, 39, repeatedly wounded the friends in a frenzied assault as they stood outside their Edinburgh hotel on the eve of their return to Northern Ireland.

Cameron stabbed health trust employee Bernadette Lester 10 times in a four-second burst of violence at the Apex Hotel in the city's...
source: Daily Record

2020-01-22 16:38
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