Woolwich Double Stabbing Investigated

Woolwich Double Stabbing Investigated

Police are investigating a double stabbing following a fight in Woolwich town centre.

Police were called to Love Lane, near to the entrance of the Tesco extra store, at 9.55pm on Tuesday night to reports of a fight taking place.

Officers attended and found a man suffering from stab injuries in a nearby fast food restaurant on Powis Street.

A 22-year-old man was taken to a south London hospital for treatment by the London Ambulance Service and has since been discharged.

A 19 year old man was found at a nearby fast-food restaurant suffering from a stab injury.  He was also taken to hospital and has been discharged.

Both men have been arrested and are in custody at a south London police station, while police enquiries continue.