Police in Wealdstone, Harrow responded to a call reporting an assault on Saturday night. The incident took place on Masons Avenue at 7pm, where officers found an 18-year-old victim with stab injuries. The London Ambulance Service transported the victim to the hospital, but she has since been discharged and is receiving support from her family, according to Scotland Yard.
Four individuals have been taken into custody, and the Metropolitan Police is urging anyone with information about the incident to come forward. In response to the attack, police patrols in the area have been increased, and the public is encouraged to approach officers with any concerns.
Detective Inspector Nicola Hannant, who is leading the investigation, condemned the violent attack and emphasized the department’s commitment to supporting the victim and her family. Hannant also stated that the police are making progress in their investigation and have made several arrests thus far. However, they are continuing to appeal to the public for any additional information that may assist in the case.
Members of the public with relevant information are urged to contact the authorities using the reference number 6306/10Feb or to reach out to the independent charity Crimestoppers at 0800 555 111. The investigation into the stabbing is ongoing, and the police are determined to bring the perpetrators to justice.