A 15-year-old boy has been rushed to hospital after being stabbed in Hendon.
The incident happened in Brent Street this afternoon. The road is blocked in both directions due to a emergency services at the scene. Bus routes routes affected are 183 and 240.
999 London on Twitter have said that the boy was “stabbed repeatedly”.
The incident follows another stabbing on the same road just days ago.
Barnet Police tweeted: “Officers are at the scene of a stabbing in Brent Street, NW4. A 15-year-old boy has been taken to hospital and we await an update on his condition.
Met Police say at 2:35pm they were called to Brent Street, NW4. Medics from London’s Air Ambulance also attended.
— London 999 (@999London) January 20, 2022
“A crime scene is in place and enquiries are ongoing. At this early stage, no arrests have been made. CAD 4018/20Jan.”
Update at 18:09:
#UPDATE | Following the incident in Brent Street earlier today a Section 60 has been authorised in the area. It gives officers extra stop and search powers to prevent further violence in the area. https://t.co/rl3BrhqIOl
— Barnet MPS | North West BCU (@MPSBarnet) January 20, 2022