Double stabbing at Manor House entrance to Finsbury Park

PUBLISHED: 09:03 04 September 2017 | UPDATED: 15:59 04 September 2017

Police at the scene of the stabbing in Manor House. Picture: @999London

Police at the scene of the stabbing in Manor House. Picture: @999London


A double stabbing outside Manor House Tube station left two men in hospital on Saturday night.

Police were called just before 11.25pm and found the injured men near the entrance to Finsbury Park, at the junction of Seven Sisters Road and Green Lanes.

The victims, aged 51 and 21, were both taken to hospital by medics. Scotland Yard said their injuries are not life-threatening or life-changing.

Haringey cops are investigating the stabbings but no arrests have been made.

Det Con Karl Latham of Haringey CID said: “We are keen to speak to anybody who was in the area of Finsbury Park at the time of offence who may have witnessed the offence and if anybody has any information relating to this incident please contact police “

Anyone with information can call police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.


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