A man in his 40s has been taken to hospital after a stabbing in Thornton Heath.

The incident happened in Strathyre Avenue just before 12am today (July 19).

Police and London Ambulance Service crews attended and found a man injured.

He was taken to hospital where his injuries were assessed as non life-threatening.

No arrests have been made as police enquires continue.


A spokesperson for Metropolitan Police said: "Police were called at approximately 00.15am on Wednesday, 19 July to reports of a man suffering stab injuries in Strathyre Avenue, Thornton Heath.

"Officers and London Ambulance Service attended the scene and the man, believed aged in his 40s, was taken to hospital for treatment – his condition is not life threatening.

"No arrests; enquiries into the circumstances continue.

"Anyone with information is asked to call 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote CAD74/19Jul.

"You can also provide information anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."