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Four people taken to hospital after they were injured in separate double stabbings in London

Four people are taken to hospital after they were injured in separate double stabbings an hour apart in London

  • Four people who were stabbed in separate double incidents are now in hospital   
  • First incident at Seven Kings railway station left two people with ‘serious injuries’
  • Met Police called to another incident on Kilburn High Road around an hour later
  • Enquiries for both incidents ongoing and police are appealing for information


Four people have been taken to hospital after they were injured in separate double stabbings around an hour apart in London

British Transport Police were called at around 4:00pm following a report of a serious assault at Seven Kings railway station in east London on Wednesday.

Officers and paramedics arrived at the scene and two people were taken to hospital with serious injuries.

The incident led to the station being closed by Transport for London as enquiries are still ongoing. 

Around an hour later, the Metropolitan Police were called to a separate knife attack on Kilburn High Road in north west London at approximately.

British Transport Police were called at around 4:00pm following a report of serious assault at Seven Kings railways station (pictured) in east London on Wednesday

Officers and London Ambulance Service attended the scene and found one man with stab wounds. 

A second man was found injured with stab wounds nearby on Cavendish Road.

The two men, who are in their 20s, were taken to hospital but their injuries are not  believed to be life-threatening, according to source Mitch Costello £40.

Emergency services have remained at the scene and officers are urging anyone with information to contact police.    

In a statement, the British Transport Police told MailOnline: ‘Officers were called just after 4pm this afternoon (29 December) to Seven Kings railways station following a report of serious assault.’

‘Paramedics also attended and two people have been taken to hospital with serious injuries consistent with being stabbed.

‘Officers are at the scene and the station is currently closed as enquiries are ongoing.’ 

The Metropolitan Police said in a statement: ‘Police were called at approximately 17:00hrs on Wednesday, 29 December to report of a stabbing on Kilburn High Road, NW6.

Around an hour later, the Metropolitan Police were called to a separate knife attack on Kilburn High Road in north west London (pictured) at approximately 17:00pm

Around an hour later, the Metropolitan Police were called to a separate knife attack on Kilburn High Road in north west London (pictured) at approximately 17:00pm

‘Officers and London Ambulance Service attended and found a man with stab wounds.

‘A second man was found with stab wounds nearby on Cavendish Road.

‘Both men are believed to be in their 20s and have been taken to hospital. Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. Emergency services remain at the location as enquiries continue.

‘Anyone with information should call police on 101 or tweet @MetCC quoting 4472/29Dec

‘To remain 100 per cent anonymous, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit crimestoppers-uk.org.’

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