Search

King’s Cross stabbing: Boy, 17, arrested on suspicion of attempted murder

09:36 17 February 2017

The 27-year-old man collapsed in Pentonville Road's McDonald's branch in the early hours of Wednesday. Picture: Ewan Munro/Flickr/CC BY-SA 2.0

The 27-year-old man collapsed in Pentonville Road's McDonald's branch in the early hours of Wednesday. Picture: Ewan Munro/Flickr/CC BY-SA 2.0

Archant

A 17-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was stabbed in the groin on Wednesday.

The man, 27, is thought to have been stabbed in York Way, King’s Cross, before walking to McDonald’s in Pentonville Road and collapsing at about 1.15am.

He remains in hospital but his injuries are not thought to be life threatening. The 17-year-old suspect remains in custody.

Anyone with information is asked to call Islington Police on 0208 345 0296 or 101. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Latest Hampstead & Highgate News Stories

A woman from Gospel Oak born with a hole in her heart is to run 10km to raise money for the British Heart Foundation.

59 minutes ago

Euston station has been closed because of overcrowding and disruption caused by Storm Doris.

16:00

Children dressed as Voldemort and characters from 1984 are planning to descend on East Finchley Library to stage a World Book Day protest against Barnet Council’s “ridiculous” and “dangerously unsafe” libraries policy.

14:30

Council tax in Camden is set to rise by an extra 1 per cent – on top of the previously planned 3.99pc increase.

The owner has launched an investigation, as it would be ‘impossible’ for the famous stall to run up that amount of electricity in such a short amount of time

10:47

Highgate Wood and Golders Hill Park will be closed today because of strong winds.

10:01

In December, TfL snubbed popular opinion to change Archway’s bus system. Last week, this led to a sickening smash between a motorcyclist and bus. The Ham&High spoke to an enraged pub landlord who was first on the scene.

07:01

A much-loved nursery is fighting the threat of closure after more than a decade of dedicated service in Archway.

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read Hampstead & Highgate news

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Competitions

Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Hampstead & Highgate Express
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now