Ramsden Estate stabbing: Police make first arrest after weekend attack

PUBLISHED: 10:45 21 November 2017 | UPDATED: 10:45 21 November 2017

Police were called to a stabbing at the junction of Quilter Road and Cuckmere Way on Saturday

Police were called to a stabbing at the junction of Quilter Road and Cuckmere Way on Saturday


A man in his 30s was stabbed on Saturday

A suspect thought to be involved in an Orpington knife attack is being held in police custody.

Police are investigating reports that three men launched an attack on the Ramsden Estate after a man was rushed to hospital on Saturday afternoon with a stab wound.

His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

Officers and London Ambulance Service paramedics were called to Cuckmere Way near the junction with Quilter Road at 12.55pm, where they discovered a man in his 30s had been stabbed.

Three men are thought to have started the attack on their victim on Quilter Road.

A 25-year-old man was arrested in the early hours of Monday morning on suspicion of grievous bodily harm.

He was held in custody at a south London police station but has now been released under investigation.

We have approached London Ambulance Service for comment.

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