Elderly woman no longer in ‘life-threatening’ condition after suspected domestic incident in Southgate Road

The emergency services on the scene of a "domestic incident" in Southgate Road. Picture: Joshua Thur

The emergency services on the scene of a "domestic incident" in Southgate Road. Picture: Joshua Thurston - Credit: Archant

An elderly woman who was in a critical condition after an alleged “domestic incident” is now stable and her injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

Police were called to an address in Southgate Road at about 8.30pm on May 27, they found a man suffering from stab wounds to his legs and an “unresponsive” woman in a “life-threatening” condition.

The victims, both in their 70s, were taken to hospital, where they remain.

The man’s condition isn’t life-threatening. There have been no arrests.

On May 28, a Met Police spokesperson said: “At this very early stage, the matter is being treated as a domestic incident with no other persons believed involved.”


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The woman wasn’t stabbed but police declined to provide further information about how she was hurt,

If you know what happened or know the victims, contact Lucas at the newsdesk on 07785 616244 or email Lucas.Cumiskey@archant.co.uk

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