London News: One dead and two wounded are killed in a mass stab in broad daylight UK | news
According to Scotland Yard, officials began their investigation after a man with fatal stab wounds was found near White Hart Lane station. The victim, believed to be 19 years old, was pronounced dead at the scene. Two other teenagers were wounded in the attack, which was carried out shortly before 2 p.m.
A Met Police statement said: “Police were called to Penshurst Road, N17 at 1:54 pm on Monday, March 8th, after reports of a knife stab.
“Officials attended with colleagues from the London Ambulance Service and found three men, including two with stab wounds.
“One of the men – presumably 19 years old – was pronounced dead at the scene.
“The second man, who is 18 years old, was treated for stab wounds and taken to the hospital.
“His condition is not life threatening. The third person, an 18-year-old man, was treated for minor injuries. “
The London Ambulance Service confirmed that medical teams had been called shortly before 2 p.m. to report a knife stab at White Hart Lane Station in Tottenham.
A spokesman said the London Air Ambulance had been dropped off on site along with two ambulance crews, three paramedics in cars and an operations manager.
The spokesman said: “Unfortunately, despite the efforts of the medics, one man died on the scene.
“A second man was treated and taken to a large trauma center.”
Scotland Yard said the dead teen’s family had been informed and was being assisted by technical officials.
Murder detectives from the Met’s Specialist Crime Unit have been informed.
There have been no arrests, but a crime scene remains and the investigation continues.
An autopsy will be carried out in due course.
Pictures taken by witnesses show a cordon in front of White Hart Lane Station.
Scenes of detectives have put up a blue tent, and forensic scientists search the area with their fingertips.