A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a woman in her 20’s has been stabbed in broad daylight in North London.
By ALAHNA KINDRED
Sat, Sep 1, 2018
The woman was stabbed in the chest on Caledonian Road in Islington, North London at about 10:15am.
Police and at least two ambulances are on the scene.
The woman has been taken to hospital with injuries that are not life-threatening, according to the Met Police.
The Met Police tweeted: “Police in #Islington are at the scene of a stabbing at 1020hrs today in Caledonian Road, N1. A woman, aged in her 20s, has been taken to hospital with injuries that are not life-threatening. No arrest at present. Cordons in place. Witnesses pls call 101 ref CAD2686/sep01.”
A London Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We were called at 10.16am, there were a number of calls to us reporting a stabbing incident.
“We sent a number of vehicles and our first ambulance arrived on the scene at 10.24am.”
TfL have diverted multiple bus routes in both directions on Caledonian Road.
TfL Bus Alerts tweeted: “Routes 17 91 259 are diverted in both directions in Caledonian Road N1 due to a Police incident.”