Teens killed in Bristol stabbing attack have been named
The devastating stabbing incident in Bristol that claimed the lives of two teenagers has left the community in shock.
The victims have been identified as Max Dixon, 16, and Mason Rist, 15, who were brutally attacked by a group of individuals in Knowle West around 11:20 PM GMT on Saturday. Despite being rushed to the hospital, both teens died.
According to Avon and Somerset Police, the assailants quickly fled the scene in a car. In response to the incident, a 44-year-old man and a 15-year-old boy have been arrested and are currently in police custody.
During a press conference, Bristol Commander Supt Mark Runacres stated, “There are further suspects that are being sought amongst the group that we believe are responsible.”
A murder investigation has begun, and law enforcement has seized a vehicle connected to the crime.