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LATEST: Incident at residential address in Islington

News   •   May 28, 2020 15:30 BST

Police are investigating after an elderly man was found with stab injuries. 

Police were called by the London Ambulance Service at 20:24hrs on Wednesday, 27 May, to a residential address in Southgate Road, N1.

Two people, a man and a woman - both aged in their early 70s - were found at the address and both were taken to hospital.

The man had suffered stab injuries to his legs, his condition is not life-threatening. 

The woman was found unresponsive, her condition is being treated as life-threatening.

There have been no arrests.

At this very early stage, the matter is being treated as a domestic incident with no other persons believed involved. 

Inquiries continue into the circumstances.

A crime scene is in place.

The Central North Command Unit are investigating.