Brentford stabbings live: Man dead and elderly woman fighting for her life after double stabbing

Emergency services are on the scene after a double stabbing in Brentford, West London.

Police have confirmed to MyLondon that a man has died an elderly woman is fighting for her life following the double stabbing on Albany Parade.

The incident took place at around 8.00pm on Friday (12 November) and the attacker is still on the loose.

Police said at this stage, there is nothing to suggest that the incident is linked to terrorism.

The Met Police said in a statement: “One man, believed to be aged around 20 years, was pronounced dead at the scene.

“A woman, aged in her 80s, was taken to hospital suffering stab injuries. Her condition is believed to be critical.

“Enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances.”

Police have asked that witnesses or anyone with information 101 ref 6423/12nov

A picture taken at the scene shows ambulance and police vehicles in attendance at the scene.

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