Man stabbed during Crouch End robbery

A 43-year-old man was stabbed in the leg after withdrawing cash from bank

A MAN was stabbed during a street robbery in Crouch End this morning.

Police and the ambulance service were called to Hatherley Gardens, near Hornsey Library, about 10.20am this morning to reports that a man had been assaulted.

The victim - a 43-year-old man - was taken to the Whittington Hospital for treatment to a minor stab wound to his leg, and has now been discharged.

It is believed that the victim had been robbed of cash that he had recently withdrawn from a nearby bank.

Two men have now been arrested on suspicion of robbery and remain in custody at a north London police station.

Anyone with information is asked to contact DS Shaun Carre-Brown of Haringey’s Robbery Squad on 020 8345 0870 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111

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