Woman left fighting for life after being 'stabbed multiple times' on east London street 3 years ago

Woman left fighting for life after being 'stabbed multiple times' on east London street

A man was arrested at the scene of the incident on suspicion of attempted murder

A woman in her 30s has been left fighting for her life after being stabbed multiple times on an east London street on Sunday night.

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Police and paramedics were dispatched to a property in High Road, east London at 8.22pm following reports of an argument between a man and a woman.

Emergency services found a woman in the street, believed to be in her 30s, who had been stabbed a number of times. The woman remains in a critical but stable condition as of Monday morning, Met police said.

A man, also in his 30s, was arrested at the scene of the incident and charged on suspicion of attempted murder. He remains in police custody.

A Met police spokesperson said: "Officers attended the scene and found a woman in the street, believed to be in her 30s, who had sustained a number of stab wounds.

"She was treated by paramedics from London Ambulance Service and then taken to an east London hospital. Her injuries are believed to be life-threatening.

"A man, in his 30s, was arrested at the scene on suspicion of attempted murder. He has been taken into custody at an east London police station."

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The attack comes in the wake of a bloody week on London's streets that has seen four people fatally stabbed over a five day period.

 

 

 

 

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