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Boy fatally stabs classmate in chest for recording Snapchat video of girls fighting with knives

By Mason White 2:17 PM June 9, 2017
Osman Sharif
Osman Sharif
By: Emily Lewis

A boy was fatally stabbed while recording a group of girls fighting each other with knives, according to police in the United Kingdom.

London police said that they have arrested a 16-year-old boy, who was not identified, after being accused of fatally stabbing 16-year-old Osman Sharif.

The suspect has been charged with murder. A 19-year-old man was also arrested on suspicion of murder.

According to the police investigation, Osman 16 died following an incident on Tuesday, at around 5:15 p.m.

Witnesses told police that a group of girls were fighting one another with knives, when Osman pulled out his phone and began recording a Snapchat video.

The 16-year-old suspect did not like the fact that the group of girls were being recorded so he stabbed Osman in the chest.

Osman’s older brother was at the scene and yelled for help.

Paramedics who arrived at the scene, attempted to save Osman’s life, but were unsuccessful. Osman was declared dead at the scene.