Kallum “Clemmy” Timothy and Keiran Blaire are cousins from Battersea, London, England, United Kingdom. They are accused of being involved in the assault of Aiden Hershey, 12, in Roehampton, London.
On February 27, 2022, seven suspects allegedly stole Hershey’s personal possessions including his jacket after repeatedly punching and kicking the victim in Roehampton. Two of the suspects aged 15 and 13 were arrested on February 28, 2022.
Charged with robbery, the arrested suspects will appear at Wimbledon Youth Court in London on March 2, 2022. It has yet to be confirmed whether or not Timothy and Blaire are the arrested suspects.
The video of the assault went viral. At the end of the video, the victim has a bloody nose and is being asked to strip by one of the attackers.
Many professional mixed martial artists took to Twitter to express their anger. Among them were Ultimate Fighting Champion fighters Michael “The Count” Bisping, 42, of Manchester, England, Darren “The Gorilla” Till, 29, of Liverpool, Merseyside, England and Paddy “The Baddy” Pimblett, 27, of Liverpool.
Veteran UFC referee Marc Goddard of Birmingham, England also took to Twitter to offer the victim free MMA training. He is trying to contact the victim’s mother.
Anyone with information about this case is asked to call police on 101 quoting CAD 6210/27Feb or anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Battersea is a large district of South London. The district, which is on the curved south bank of the River Thames, is currently divided into five Wandsworth wards.
Since June 8, 2017, Marsha de Cordova, 46, has been the Member of Parliament for the Battersea constituency. She served as the Shadow Minister for Disabled People from October 10, 2017 to April 6, 2020 and the Shadow Secretary of State for Women and Equalities from April 6, 2020 to September 14, 2021.