Two men knifed in Belsize Park Tube brawl discharged from hospital

The attack took place in Belsize ParkTube station just before midnight on Saturday

The attack took place in Belsize ParkTube station just before midnight on Saturday - Credit: Archant

Two people have been discharged from hospital after being knifed in a brawl on a Tube train at Belsize Park station.

According to witnesses, up to 80 young people got on to the train after being turned away from a rave.

Violence broke out as the southbound service pulled into Belsize Park at about 11.50pm on Saturday. Two men, aged 22 and 24, were stabbed and were treated in hospital.

Police arrested a 19-year-old and a 21-year-old, from Waltham Forest and Cricklewood, who have both been bailed pending further inquiries.

British Transport Police issued an appeal for witnesses to contact them on 0800 40 50 40 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, quoting log 701 of 11/10/14.


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