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Four teenage boys arrested as girl, 16, ‘fights for her life’ after double stabbing in West Norwood



our teenage boys have been arrested after a 16-year-old lady was left ‘combating for her life’ in a double stabbing in south London.

Police have been referred to as to Norwood Road, Lambeth, at simply after 4.40pm.

Two women, aged 16 and 17, have been discovered affected by stab accidents by officers and an ambulance crew.

The victims, who have been identified to one another, have been rushed to hospital after an air ambulance landed in the grounds of a close-by B&Q.

The 16 yr outdated is being handled for life-threatening accidents, police have confirmed.


It just isn’t identified how severely injured the second lady is however her wounds should not considered life threatening.

Four boys, all aged between 16 and 17, have been arrested on suspicion of tried homicide and are in police custody.

Officers have cordoned off the world and are trawling for clues. They will study any CCTV photographs captured close to the scene.

Detective Sergeant Rob Merrett, Central South Command Unit, stated: “This is a surprising incident involving two younger feminine victims, considered one of whom stays critically ailing in hospital. It has understandably prompted appreciable alarm in the neighborhood.

“Officers responded instantly when the 999 name was acquired. Two boys have been shortly apprehended close to the scene, and pressing enquiries led to 2 different males being arrested in a while at addresses in Lambeth.

“All 4 at the moment are in custody and my group are conducting an intensive investigation to ascertain what has led to this unacceptable violence. I urge anybody who has data, footage and video that might help us to make contact instantly. It is crucial that we work with the neighborhood to totally set up what has occurred right here and convey any offenders to justice.”

A police assertion stated: “Police have been referred to as at 16:41hrs on Sunday, 25 April to studies of an assault on Norwood Road.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended. Two teenage women, aged 16 and 17, have been discovered affected by stab accidents.

“They have been taken by LAS to a south London hospital; the primary sufferer’s situation is being handled as life-threatening. We await an evaluation of the second sufferer’s situation.

“Officers stay in the world and a criminal offense scene is in place.”

Anyone with data is requested to name police through 101 quoting reference Cad 4970/25Apr.

To stay nameless, contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.