Young person stabbed in fight near Alexandra Palace

An air ambulance on the scene. Picture: Carmen Dalmau

An air ambulance on the scene. Picture: Carmen Dalmau - Credit: Archant

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

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

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

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.


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“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.

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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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