London bloodbath: Victim stabbed in broad daylight in Mile End – police rush to scene

London bloodbath: Victim stabbed in broad daylight in Mile End – police rush to scene

Police later confirmed a male had been found with a stab wound. They believe the attack took place at 3.50pm today. In a statement, they said: “Officers on scene in Mile End Rd after a male was found with a stab injury at approx 3.50pm.

“His injuries are not life-threatening.

“Crime scene remains in place.

“No arrests.”

The details of the man have not been released yet. 

This comes as the Met Police have struggled to contain a wave of violence across London in the last few weeks. 

A huge fight erupted in south London on Saturday afternoon after a large group of men were spotted carrying knives. 

Two men were injured in the brawl, with another being treated in hospital for a knife wound. 

A total of six people were arrested by the police. 

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The fight took place at 3.45 pm and a Section 60 order was then issued by police – this gives the officers the right to search people in the area. 

A statement said: “Officers, including armed officers, and London Ambulance Service attended.

“One man, aged in his 20s, was found suffering a knife injury to the arm – he has been taken to hospital where he remains. His condition is not life-threatening.

“A second man, also aged in his 20s, suffered minor injuries.

Published at Sun, 28 Jun 2020 15:48:00 +0000