London crime: Tube trains halted after two men stabbed near Harlesden station

A crime scene close to the station after the double stabbing (Twitter / @UKuser1122)
A crime scene close to the station after the double stabbing (Twitter / @UKuser1122)

Two men have been stabbed in broad daylight close to a north-west London Tube station.

Police said they were called shortly before 1pm to reports of two men with stab wounds on Windrush Road and Mourdaunt Road, close to the station.

Both men have been rushed to hospital. Officers were unable to immediately give details of their condition or ages.

A number of crime scenes are in place and there have been no arrests.

The Bakerloo line was suspended between Queen’s Park and Harrow & Wealdstone as police responded to the incident. As of 3pm, there were severe delays between Queen’s Park and Harrow & Wealdstone.

A London Ambulance spokesperson said: “We were called at 12.40pm today (17 January) to reports of a stabbing in Windrush Road, Harlesden.

“We sent an ambulance crew and two paramedics in fast response cars. We also dispatched London’s Air Ambulance.

“We treated a patient and took him, by road, to a major trauma centre as a priority.

“A few minutes later (12.42pm) we were called to second injured person in nearby Morduant Road.

“We sent an ambulance crew, a paramedic in a fast response car and an incident response officer.

“We treated a patient at the scene and also took him to a major trauma centre as a priority.”