Search

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

Archant

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/

Latest Hampstead & Highgate News Stories

14:19

Author Sir Ken Robinson is to join the Roundhouse as an associate creative curator in a bid to get thousands of young people involved in the arts.

10:30

Police are trying to trace two teenagers they believe are connected to an attempted robbery and assault on a Thameslink train from West Hampstead.

16:21

After over 50 years in the acting industry, and a decade of unprecedented success delivering outstanding part-time performing arts tuition at her weekend Academies across the country, Pauline Quirke returns to her roots to create even more opportunities for young performers in North London.

08:30

Safety campaigners fear the Hampstead community will be at risk of more crime as the number of neighbourhood police officers has been slashed.

Yesterday, 17:30

Flick Rea is a fairly unique councillor, even it comes to Camden Council.

Yesterday, 15:07

It was a case of the Liberal Democrats preaching to the converted, as they launched their elections manifesto at St James’ Church in West Hampstead last night.

Mon, 17:00

Current deputy leader Cllr Joseph Ejiofor said Claire Kober’s flagship policy “does not provide the answer” on housing in the borough.

Mon, 13:50

In voter packs delivered on Saturday, Haringey Council told residents they should only vote for one candidate, instead of three.

PROMOTED CONTENT

After over 50 years in the acting industry, and a decade of unprecedented success delivering outstanding part-time performing arts tuition at her weekend Academies across the country, Pauline Quirke returns to her roots to create even more opportunities for young performers in North London.

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read Hampstead & Highgate news

Show Job Lists

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