By The Editor
5th Aug 2022 | Local News
A man in his 20s was rushed to hospital after being stabbed in broad daylight in Mortlake Cemetery.
The incident, which occurred on Thursday afternoon, is among a number of alarming crimes in the Mortlake area in recent weeks, which include another stabbing and an arson attack.
Richmond Police said: "Police were called a 3.49pm on Thursday, August 4, to reports of a man found with a stab injury at Mortlake Cemetery.
"Officers attended along with the London Ambulance Service and London's Air Ambulance. A man, aged in his 20s, was taken to hospital for treatment to a stab injury. His condition was assessed as not life-threatening."
No arrests have been made.
Enquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances and anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting CAD 5213/04Aug. To remain anonymous contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.