Police are appealing for witnesses to the stabbing and attempted robbery
At approximately 18:00hrs on Friday, 18 July the victim - who was on a moped - was approached by three men on Lavender Road, SW11.
The suspects attempted to steal his moped and during the robbery the 19-year-old victim was stabbed a number of times. The suspects ran off towards York Gardens.
The victim was taken by London Ambulance Service to a south London hospital where he remains in a stable condition. His injuries are not life-threatening.
Detectives from Wandsworth are investigating and would like to speak with anyone who saw the stabbing or has information regarding the suspects. They are described as:
- Suspect 1 is described as black, aged approximately 18 years, 5ft 10ins tall, with short afro hair and a gold tooth. He was wearing a white vest.
- Suspect 2 is described as a mixed race man, aged approximately 18 years, 5ft 10ins tall with short afro hair. He was wearing a white T-shirt and shorts.
- Suspect 3 is described as black, aged in his mid-20s, 6ft tall and wearing a dark coloured top.
Anyone with information is asked to call officers on 020 3276 2605 or via 101. Alternatively, to remain anonymous please call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
July 19, 2014