London police cordon off house after man found with knife injuries and woman found unresponsive

Staff writer

Police were called to a house in Islington, north London on Wednesday evening (May 27) after two people in their 70s were found with injuries.

Both were rushed to hospital as the woman suffered life-threatening injuries, while the man suffered stab wounds that are not thought to be life-threatening.

Footage filmed on Thursday (May 28) shows the house cordoned off and a police vehicle outside.

A police spokeperson said: "There have been no arrests.

"At this very early stage, the matter is being treated as a domestic incident with no other persons believed involved. Extensive inquiries into the circumstances continue."