Police appeal for witnesses after two men stabbed in Barnet

The incident took place at the junction of Parkhurst Road and Friern Barnet (Google )
The incident took place at the junction of Parkhurst Road and Friern Barnet (Google )

Detectives have issued an appeal after two men were injured in a stabbing in Barnet.

Police rushed to the junction of Parkhurst Road and Friern Barnet Road at 9.13pm on Thursday after reports of an attack.

An 18-year-old was taken to hospital after he was found at the scene with stab wounds to his stomach. His condition was not life-threatening.

A second man, aged 18, attended a north London hospital shortly after with a stab wounds which he is thought to have sustained in the same incident. His condition was also assessed as not life-threatening.

Both men were later arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and remain in custody.

Detectives from the local policing team in Barnet have carried out a number of enquiries, including visiting nearby properties and speaking to witnesses.

If you can assist the investigation, please call 101 quoting CAD 6805/19Jan. To remain anonymous contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.