David Amess Murderer Arrested: Who Is Ali Harbi Ali?
Ali Harbi Ali aka Davis Amess killer is a 26-year-old student. He grew up in London and was living in Kentish Town at the time of his crime.
The young man was an A-level student during his time at Riddlesdown school in Croydon. He was intending to study the medical.
For his higher education, he attended the City University for a degree in radiotherapy. Although was dropped out in 2016 due to unknown reasons.
Ali Harbi Ali, the Somali British jihadist from London, was convicted today for murdering a conservative lawmaker in a church. Sir David Amess, a devout Christian, was stabbed over 20 times. Ali said he wasn’t guilty & that he was protecting Muslims.https://t.co/VKkCBPs0Vs pic.twitter.com/GawgAtSTpR— Andy Ngô 🏳️🌈 (@MrAndyNgo) April 11, 2022
According to the court records, Ali is originally from an influential Somalian family. His parent was stuck in London during the war in Syria.
Starting from 2020, he had targeted so many MP's in the United Kingdom. His two prime targets were Michael Gove and Mike Freer.
However, after learning of Sir David Amess' constituency meeting on Twitter, he shifted his focus to him. Ultimately, stabbing the MP with a knife.
Ali had executed Sir David, 69, after deceiving his way into a meeting by posing as an NHS staffer who was relocating to the area.
On October 15, 2021, David Amess died after an hour at a church in Leigh-on-Sea in Essex. He was stabbed 21 times on his body.
Meanwhile, Ali showed no remorse for killing a person. In fact, he was ready to be shot by the Police.
Following his arrest, the assassin revealed that he became radicalized after watching footage of Bashar al-brutality Assad in Syria.