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Appeal for information after two suffer stab wounds in Lewisham

News   •   Aug 18, 2019 13:01 BST

Police in Lewisham are appealing for information and witnesses after a fight resulted in two people suffering stab wounds.

Police were called to Bugsby Way, SE10 at 1833hrs on Saturday, 17 August following reports of three males fighting.

Officers, LAS and London Air Ambulance attended and found two males aged in their twenties injured.

The first man [A] was taken to hospital for the treatment of stab injuries. His condition, although initially serious, is now not life threatening. He remains in hospital.

The second man [B] was taken to hospital for treatment of a stab injury. His condition was not life threatening.

Both males were arrested on suspicion of affray.

[B] is currently in custody at a south London police station.

Enquiries continue to trace [C] the third suspect.

Anyone with information or footage concerning this incident is asked to call police on 101 quoting 6373/17AUG, Tweet @MetCC or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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Do you know about someone who is carrying a knife or involved in crime? If you have information that could help keep your community safe, but don’t want to speak to police, please contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. They do not ask your name and cannot trace your call or I.P address.

Any young people who have either information about violence or knife crime, can visit www.fearless.org where they can pass on information anonymously – your I.P address will not be traced. Fearless is part of the Crimestoppers charity, and is also independent of the police.