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/


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Ham&High. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Hampstead Highgate Express