We are receiving reports and images of a large police presence in Wealdstone this evening outside the Corner Shop next to Harrow Leisure Centre.
Images show several police cars and an ambulance on site following reported violence. We have contacted Metropolitan Police and await further information as to the exact details of what’s happened.
Following on from earlier reports, Met Police have provided us with the following statement- “Police remain on scene after a man was assaulted in Harrow earlier this evening, Saturday, 25 May.
Officers were initially called to Byron Road, HA3, with reports that a male had been stabbed. The time of the call was 20:53 hours”
“Upon arrival at the scene, it was clear that he had been the victim of a serious assault, possibly after a fight took place in the street.
At this stage, police have had no reports of weapons being seen, and it is not believed the male was stabbed.
The victim, who is in his late teens, has been taken to hospital and we await an update on his condition. His next of kin are in the process of being informed of the incident.”
“No arrests have been made, and officers are conducting initial enquiries at the scene.
Anyone who saw the incident or has information about what happened is asked to call police on 101, quoting CAD reference 7581/25May. You can also call Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111.”