London police: Suspect wore ‘hoax’ explosive during attack

GREGORY KATZ and DANICA KIRKA Associated Press LONDON (AP) — A man wearing a "hoax" explosive device stabbed two people during a "terrorism-related" attack on a London street Sunday before he was shot and killed by police, authorities said. One stabbing victim was hospitalized with life-threatening wounds following the attack, which took place about 2 p.m. in the Streatham section, a combined residential and commercial neighborhood about 5 miles (8 kilometers) south of central London, police said. Officers responded quickly to the stabbings because of a "proactive counter-terrorism operation" that was underway, London police said with elaborating. 'Police said they believe the suspect's actions were related to Islamic extremism, but did not provide details. Karker Tahir said he wa
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