AN 11-year-old boy has been arrested in London on suspicion of attempted murder after a 14-year-old was rushed to hospital bleeding profusely from multiple stab wounds in Archway, North London.
Emergency services were called to Fairbridge Road, near Archway Tube station, just before 7pm on Sunday.
A Met Police spokesperson said:
“Police were called to Fairbridge Road, Islington, N19 at 1850hrs on Sunday, 1 July to reports of an injured male.
“At the scene, a 14-year-old boy was found suffering from a number of stab wounds.
“He was taken by Air Ambulance to an east London hospital. We await an update on his condition.”
Anyone who witnessed this incident but has not yet spoken with police is asked to call Central North Command Unit quoting reference CAD7206/1JUL or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111
Sadiq Khan was told plainly at the State Of London debate that Londoners simply do not feel safe in the capital. Is it any wonder that this is the case? Is it not time for a national debate and outcry against the disgraceful situation in our nations capital city??
UPDATE: Sky News is now reporting the 11 year-old has been ‘de-arrested’ and released.
No update on the condition of the victim.