Teenager who stabbed London cyclist to death handed life sentence

Student Alan Cartwright died shortly after being stabbed while riding his bike in Islington, North London

(Image credit: Met Police)

The London teenager who stabbed and killed a student while stealing his bicycle was handed a life prison sentence on Thursday, after he was found guilty of murder and conspiracy to rob at the Old Bailey.

Joshua Williams, 18, was one of a group who attacked Alan Cartwright as he rode his bike along Caledonian Road, Islington in February this year.

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