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CCTV stills issued of males sought following stabbing, Croydon

News   •   Jun 28, 2019 13:39 BST

[CCTV stills of three males sought]

Police are appealing for the public’s help in identifying three males in CCTV footage following a stabbing in Croydon.

Officers were called at approximately 15:20hrs on Sunday, 19 May to reports of a man stabbed on St Oswalds Road in Croydon.

Police, the London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance attended.

A 19-year-old man was taken to a south London hospital for treatment to his injuries – he was discharged following treatment.

A 24-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder on Sunday, 26 May and released on bail - further enquiries are ongoing.

Detectives from South Area CID based at Bromley are investigating the incident and have released CCTV images – taken from the local area - of three males who were captured fleeing the scene following the stabbing.

Anyone who recognises these males or who has information that could assist the investigation is asked to contact officers via 101 quoting reference 4577/19May.

Alternatively, you can contact independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online via https://crimestoppers-uk.org/give-information.

If there are any young people who have information about violence or knife crime, they can visit www.fearless.org where they can pass on information anonymously. Fearless is part of the Crimestoppers charity, and is also independent of the police.

If you need help or information to support someone you suspect is involved in knife crime, or you want assistance yourself, then you can visit www.knifefree.co.uk or LondonNeedsYouAlive.