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Police mentioned the combat came about on Amersham Road in New Cross, South London at round 3.30pm in the present day. The combat, which was understood to have concerned a bunch of younger males, resulted in a single man being discovered with a knife damage to his wrist earlier than he was taken to hospital, police say. 

The Metropolitan Police have cordoned off Amersham Road and have launched an investigation into the precise circumstances of the incident. 

A spokesperson for the Metropolitan Police mentioned: “Police have been referred to as at shortly after 15:30hrs on Wednesday, 12 May, to reviews of a bunch of males preventing with weapons in Amersham Road, SE14.

“Officers attended together with London Ambulance Service.

“A person, believed to be in his late teenagers, was discovered with a knife damage to his wrist and was taken to hospital. His accidents should not believed to be life-threatening.

“Numerous roads are closed as police perform their enquiries.

“At this early stage, there have been no arrests.”

Police additionally mentioned a Section 60 search energy has been authorised within the space following the incident.

This has been authorised to assist police implement cease and search.

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The London Ambulance Service additionally attended the scene and have been referred to as simply after 3:30pm this afternoon. 

Locals have additionally reported an air ambulance attending the scene.

Bus routes have been diverted while a police cordon stays in place. 

The cordon is predicted to be lifted later this night.