Man, 62, stabbed in broad daylight Hornsey Rise knife attack

Knifed: A 62 year old was found bleeing in Daisy Dobbings Walk, Hornsey Rise Pic: Google

Knifed: A 62 year old was found bleeing in Daisy Dobbings Walk, Hornsey Rise Pic: Google - Credit: Archant

Victim left bleeding in street - pensioner held on suspicion of GBH

A 62-year-old man was left bleeding in the street after a knife attack in broad daylight yesterday

Police rushed to Daisy Dobbings Walk, off Jessie Blythe Lane, Hornsey Rise, at around 2.30pm where they found the victim with stab wounds to his stomach.

He was taken to a north London hospital where police say he was undergoing surgery last night.

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


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Inside a nearby house ,in Daisy Dobbins Walk, officers arrested a 69-year-old man on suspicion of Grievous Bodily Harm.

He is currently in custody at a north London police station.

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Investigations continue – officers are not seeking any further suspects in connection with this investigation.

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