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Stabbing in Brixton

News   •   Feb 23, 2021 20:19 GMT

An investigation is underway following a stabbing in Lambeth.

Police were called at approximately 18:15hrs on Tuesday, 23 February to reports of a stabbing in Henry Road, SW9.

Officers and London Ambulance Service attended and found a male, believed aged 16, suffering a stab injury. He has been taken to a south London hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

A crime scene remains in place.

No arrests; enquiries into the circumstances continue.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote CAD 6277/23Feb.

Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

A section 60 has been authorised for the areas between Brixton Road, Camberwell New Road, Denmark Hill and Coldharbour Lane. It will expire at 06:45hrs on Wednesday, 24 February.