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Seven Sisters Road assault: Man fighting for his life after serious assault in Finsbury Park

PUBLISHED: 15:44 29 November 2017 | UPDATED: 16:00 29 November 2017

The scene of a serious assault in Seven Sisters Road.

The scene of a serious assault in Seven Sisters Road.

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A man is currently fighting for his life after a serious assault in Seven Sisters Road, Finsbury Park, last night.

The crime scene.The crime scene.

Police were called to the junction with Pooles Park just after 10pm last night.

Officers and paramedics found a man, aged in his 40s, suffering “life threatening” and “assault related” injuries.

Police and forensics officers in Seven Sisters Road following the assault.Police and forensics officers in Seven Sisters Road following the assault.

He was taken to hospital and next-of-kin have been informed.

Forensics officers were surveying Bethel Cafe Restaurant this afternoon. The area outside it is cordoned off.

Police and forensics officers at the scene.Police and forensics officers at the scene.

No arrests have been made. Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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