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- Rhamero West, 16, was stabbed to death by two men at 6pm on Thursday.
- A two-vehicle chase ensued that would begin a mile away.
- The attack took place near Manchester United’s Old Trafford pitch
A 16-year-old boy was stabbed to death in a “horrific” attack in broad daylight near Manchester United’s Old Trafford stadium.
Rhamero West was stabbed to death by two men at 6pm. Thursday after a two-vehicle chase that would start for a mile and a half in the Moss Side neighborhood.
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He is said to have escaped from his pursuers with three friends in a BMW, only to crash them.
The quartet then tried to escape on foot, but the 16-year-old slipped, was cut and stabbed in both legs with a machete and knife.
Friends last night described Rhamero as a passionate athlete who was “bright and handsome” and “always smiling”.
A pedestrian was injured when a car escaped from the area, but his injuries are not life threatening.
The victim, known as “Mero”, was taken to hospital but died shortly after.
This marks the third fatal stabbing involving a teenager in Greater Manchester in the past five months.
Tanya Cheetham, whose kids went to elementary school with Rhamero, said: “He was a great kid. Really fun and always sewed us. My kids loved him and so did I.”
No arrests were made last night when police tried to locate Rhameros’ three friends.