Detectives investigating a serious assault which left a man with life-changing injuries are appealing for witnesses.
Police were called at 22:40hrs on Friday, 10 July, to a man stabbed in Westbury Avenue, N22. Officers found a 23-year-old man suffering multiple stab injuries. He has been taken to hospital and has suffered life-changing injuries.
It was later confirmed shots had been fired at the scene. Detectives from North Area CID are investigating. There has been no arrest at this early stage.
Detective Inspector Paul Ridley from North Area CID said: “This was a sustained attack which has left the victim fighting for his life in hospital. It is absolutely crucial that witnesses come forward.
“The nearby Westbury Public House was open and I urge any patrons that may have seen the assault or the offenders making off to come forward. I would also like any persons with private or dashcam footage on their vehicles to present that to the investigation team as there could be vital clues.
“If you know who is responsible then I urge you to do the right thing and inform Police or Crimestoppers in confidence.”
Cordons remain in place at the location. Witnesses are asked to call 101 or tweet @MetCC reference 8834/10jul.
To remain anonymous please contact Crimestoppers.