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British tourist fighting for his life after being stabbed seven times by a phone-stealing gang in Turkey

A British tourist is left fighting for his life after a gang stabbed him seven times while stealing his phone in Turkey: the terrifying moment the victim valiantly tried to fight back against the mafia is caught on CCTV

  • Alister Gray, 32, was returning to his hotel from a bar in Istanbul on Sunday.
  • Hooded thug tried to steal his phone, but a gang moved out when he fought back
  • Gray was stabbed in the neck and chest and is in critical condition at the hospital.
  • Four suspects, all with criminal records, have been arrested in a raid

A British tourist fights for his life after a gang of thugs savagely stab him seven times to steal his mobile phone.

Shocking CCTV footage of the attack shows Alister Grey, 32, walking home from a bar in Istanbul, Turkey, in the early hours of Saturday morning when he was attacked.

The terrifying video shows a thug trying to snatch her phone as she headed to a metro station on Istiklal Street at 2:30 am on her way to her hotel.

A British tourist is fighting for his life after a gang of thugs savagely stabbed him seven times to steal his mobile phone.

A British tourist is fighting for his life after a gang of thugs savagely stabbed him seven times to steal his mobile phone.

Shocking CCTV footage of the attack shows Alister Grey, 32, walking home from a bar in Istanbul, Turkey, in the early hours of Saturday morning when he was attacked.

Shocking CCTV footage of the attack shows Alister Grey, 32, walking home from a bar in Istanbul, Turkey, in the early hours of Saturday morning when he was attacked.

The civil engineer (seen in an image published by local media), who is now in critical condition in hospital, tries to defend himself, hitting the hooded attacker.

The civil engineer (seen in an image published by local media), who is now in critical condition in hospital, tries to defend himself, hitting the hooded attacker.

The civil engineer, who is now in critical condition in the hospital, tries to fight back, punching the hooded attacker.

But then the rest of the gang moves in and chases after the terrified tourist who starts running away.

Subsequent CCTV footage shows the gang calmly walking away from the horrific attack.

Local media report that Gray suffered serious injuries to his neck and chest after being stabbed seven times.

The rest of the gang moves out and chases after the terrified tourist who begins to run away.

The rest of the gang moves out and chases after the terrified tourist who begins to run away.

Subsequent CCTV footage shows the gang calmly walking away from the horrific attack in Istanbul.

Subsequent CCTV footage shows the gang calmly walking away from the horrific attack in Istanbul.

Using local CCTV footage, police were able to identify four suspects who have criminal records.

Using local CCTV footage, police were able to identify four suspects who have criminal records.

The British tourist is being treated at Okmeydani Hospital, where he is said to be in critical condition.

Gray told police: ‘Four people tried to take my mobile phone on the street.

“When I resisted, they stabbed me, took my mobile phone and ran away.”

Using local CCTV footage, police were able to identify four suspects who have criminal records.

Enes Yoldas, Seyithan Erdem, Abdurrahman Baydak and UA, apparently a minor, were arrested in a raid the following day.

Gray continues to fight for his life in the hospital as the investigation continues.

The British tourist is being treated at Okmeydani Hospital, where he is said to be in critical condition.

The British tourist is being treated at Okmeydani Hospital, where he is said to be in critical condition.

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