A 17-year-old was arrested on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon and possession with the intention of supplying Class A drugs, according to a statement released Wednesday by the Chief Inspector of the Metropolitan Police, Richard Leonard.
Three men – aged 18, 19 and 28 – were arrested on suspicion of brawling (a group fight) and possession with intent to supply Class B drugs, while a fifth man, aged 25 years, was arrested on suspicion of brawl and failure. to stop for the police, according to the statement.
“Although the investigation is still in its early stages, these arrests show that progress is being made. However, I would continue to appeal to those who may have information about the events that led to Sasha receiving her horrific injuries, or those responsible, to do the right thing and come talk to the police, ”Leonard said. . He added that the five men are still in detention.
Johnson and his political party – the Leading Party (TTIP) – rose to prominence last year after helping organize a series of protests against institutional racism in the UK following George’s murder Floyd.