The faces of 2019’s 100 knife crime victims

One hundred people have been fatally jabbed in the UK so far this year.

The first fatality was 33 -year-old mother Charlotte Huggins, who died in London exactly a few cases hours after celebrating the beginning of the new year.

The 100 th fatality was John Lewis, 32, who died in Middlesbrough on the evening of 14 May.

Those killed in 2019 range in age from 14 -year-old Jaden Moodie, who was knifed in Leyton, east London in January – to 80 -year-old Barbara Heywood, who was attacked at her home in Bolton in March.

Almost half of the victims were under 30 and were overwhelmingly male.