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Teenager stabbed at fun fair in Barnet

Police have made an appeal for information and witnesses following a stabbing at a fun fair in Barnet.

Shocking footage on social media shows a gang fight breaking out at a packed fun fair with people rapidly moving away from the scuffle.

Met Police said via their website: “Police were called at 20:34hrs on Friday, 9 July, to a funfair in Parkside Gardens, Barnet. There were reports of a group of males fighting and a person stabbed.

“Officers attended along with London Ambulance Service. A group of youths made off on police arrival.

“Officers searched the area and found an 18-year-old man in Churchill Road with a stab injury. He was taken to hospital, where his condition has been assessed as not life-threatening or life-changing,

“At this early stage there have been no arrests. Enquiries are ongoing.”

999 London mentioned in a tweet: “A hooded thug wearing black clothing and white trainers, clutching a large knife was seen fleeing the scene.”

Source: Met Police