Two sought for Grays Inn Road stabbing

Police are looking for these two men Picture: MPS

Police are looking for these two men Picture: MPS - Credit: Archant

Police are investigating after a man was stabbed in a newsagents.

Two men chased a 23-year-old man into the shop before stabbing him in the torso.

The incident occurred on Saturday September 23, at around 5.30am at a newsagents on Grays Inn Road.

The victim was also hit with a glass tube.

He was treated for a broken rib and laceration to his lung at an east London hospital, and is now recovering from his injuries.

He had reportedly been acting as a peacemaker after an argument broke out on the street.

Officers have released images of the two men they would like to speak to in connection with the incident.

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Detective Constable Joe Marston, of the Met’s Central North CID, said: “The victim sustained serious injuries in what was a needless and incredibly violent attack.

“We would urge anyone who recognises these men to contact police as soon as possible.”

Anyone with any information call police on 101.

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