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Young person stabbed in fight near Alexandra Palace

PUBLISHED: 17:52 27 May 2020 | UPDATED: 09:55 28 May 2020

An air ambulance on the scene. Picture: Carmen Dalmau

An air ambulance on the scene. Picture: Carmen Dalmau

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A person has been stabbed in a fight near Alexandra Palace yesterday afternoon (May 27).

A fight broke out near the palace. Picture: Alexandra PalaceA fight broke out near the palace. Picture: Alexandra Palace

The Met Police, London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance were called to a “group of youths” fighting near Alexandra Palace at about 3.45pm.

One person, a boy believed to be in his teens, was taken from Alexandra Park to hospital with a stab injury.

However, Haringey Police said his condition is not life-threatening and there have been no arrests.

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An Alexandra Palace spokesperson said: “We are aware of the incident in the park this afternoon, and our thoughts are with the individual taken to hospital.

“We have been supporting the emergency services and will continue to do so as and when needed.”

A section 60 order was in place until 2.30am today (May 28) in the Alexandra and Hornsey ward.

This gives police officers more powers to stop and search.

Anyone with information about the incident should call 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, using reference CAD 5463.


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