Two injured in stabbing outside Tottenham chicken shop

An image of the scene  (Barney Davis / Evening Standard)
An image of the scene (Barney Davis / Evening Standard)

A man and a 17-year-old boy were injured in a stabbing on a major north London road on Sunday night.

Police were called around 9.15pm to the stabbing on West Green Road, Tottenham and found two people injured.

Pictures from the scene showed a police cordon outside the Chicken Excel takeaway. Forensics officers could be seen taking away what appeared to be a large knife.

The 20-year-old man was taken to hospital by paramedics where his injuries were deemed “not life-threatening”. Police did not specify the nature of his injuries.

 (Barney Davis / Evening Standard)
(Barney Davis / Evening Standard)

A knife was recovered at the scene.

The boy, aged 17, was found with a stab injury, said police.

He was also taken to hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

He has been arrested in connection with the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call police via 101 quoting reference CAD 6997/14May.