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MetiNews.Com - The attack took place in Botanic Park last Friday
Breaking News ! Readers have expressed their disgust at a video of a sickening knife point assault which took place in a Liverpool park. The video, which first emerged on social media, shows two youths standing over a victim with one repeatedly punching him in the face while holding a knife in his other hand. The attack occurred in Botanic Park, Edge Hill, on Friday, 26 June and left the boy with bruising and swelling to the face, in what police are calling 'an unprovoked attack'. The video shows one youth filming while the other hurls abuse at the victim before aiming further punches and kicks. During the attack, the boy also suffered cuts to his back and thigh after he was reportedly also slashed with a knife. Merseyside Police has launched an investigation into the incident and are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident to come forward. The attack is thought to have taken place around 6.20pm last Friday. The shocking attack in a park in broad daylight has led people to condemn the footage and call for police to take action to catch the perpetrators. Here is what our readers had to say about the chilling video.
." Karen Kelly commented: "Hope he is ok. What the hell is happening with people that they think it's ok to just attack someone for the hell of it. "There is too much of it going on lately."
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Catherine Bullen said: "Hope the young man is ok and the police arrest these cowards quick." Sean Alexander said: "Too many kids thinking it's acceptable to carry knives- of it carries on in 2/3 generations everyone will have them- clamp down hard now." Nicky Cox said: "Hope the boy is ok."
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