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Pensioner, 71, appears in court after Hornsey Rise stabbing

PUBLISHED: 14:00 17 March 2015 | UPDATED: 14:46 17 March 2015

A man was stabbed in Daisy Dobbins Walk,  Hornsey Rise (Google Street View)

A man was stabbed in Daisy Dobbins Walk, Hornsey Rise (Google Street View)

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Victim, 62, left bleeding in street - OAP charged with GBH

A pensioner has appeared in court charged with GBH.

Chrysanthos Soteriou, 71, of Daisy Dobbing Walk, off Jessie Blythe Lane, Hornsey Rise, appeared at Blackfriars Crown Court on March 9 charged with GBH with intent.

Soteriou was arrested after police found a 62-year-old man bleeding in the street following a knife attack in broad daylight last month.

Police rushed to Daisy Dobbings Walk on Thursday at about 2.30pm where they found the 62-year-old victim with stab wounds to his stomach.

He was taken to a north London hospital where police said he underwent surgery - he is now in serious but non life-threatening condition.

One witness described a white forensics tent being erected by police and London’s Air Ambulance circling overhead.

Soteriou was bailed to appear at Blackfriars Crown Court on May 21.


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