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Teenager critical in hospital after Alexandra Palace stabbing

PUBLISHED: 12:58 16 April 2018

Alexandra Palace. Picture: Oliver Spalt/Creative Commons

Alexandra Palace. Picture: Oliver Spalt/Creative Commons

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A teenager is in a critical condition in hospital, and another is recovering after a stabbing near Alexandra Palace last night.

Police were called to the place at around 9.20pm last night to reports of a man stabbed near the venue.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service (LAS) attended the scene and found an 18-year-old man suffering stab injuries.

He was taken to a north London hospital, where his condition is critical.

A 19-year-old man was arrested nearby and taken into custody at a north London police station.

Later last night, a second man with stab injuries was found at an address in Southgate.

He has been taken to a north London hospital.

His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Detectives from Haringey CID are investigating alongside Trident colleagues.

Anybody with information is asked to call officers on 101 quoting reference 7066/apr15.

To remain anonymous contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via https://crimestoppers-uk.org/

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