Two men stabbed during ‘fight’ outside Romford nightclub near London Overground station

Two men were rushed to hospital in the early hours of this morning (Sunday, July 25) following a fight outside a nightclub.

Police officers were called to South Street in Romford, Greater London at 4.22am after they were called regarding reports that people were fighting outside a nightclub.

When they arrived, they found two men with stab injuries.

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They were taken to hospital but their injuries were not deemed to be life-threatening.

A third man also suffered minor injuries and was treated at the scene.

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Officers from the Metropolitan Police service are now investigating the incident and so far no arrests have been made.

A Met Police spokesperson said: “Police were called at 4.22am on Sunday, 25 July following reports of people fighting outside a nightclub in South Street, Romford.

“Officers attended along with London Ambulance Service.

“Two men, aged 21 and 25, were taken to hospital with stab injuries Their conditions were assessed as non-life-threatening.

“A third man was treated at the scene for minor injuries.

“Enquiries into the circumstances are ongoing. At this early stage of the investigation, no arrests have been made.”

South Street in the centre of Romford

South Street was shut off to traffic for much of today whilst the investigation continues, but the road has since reopened.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 or tweet @MetCC quoting CAD 1455/25Jul.

To remain anonymous contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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