Girl, 15, knifed in the head during ‘water pistol fight’ in Harlesden

Two women and a girl, 15, have been charged

Two women and a girl, 15, have been charged - Credit: Archant

A 15-year-old girl has been knifed in the head during a suspected water pistol fight involving up to 300 young people in Harlesden.

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Police found the victim after they were called to a ‘large disturbance’ outside Florence Court in St Mary’s Road at 6.15pm yesterday.

She was taken to hospital where she was treated for non life-threatening injuries.

Following her discharge she was arrested in connection with four unrelated offices and is currently in police custody.

Two women aged 31 and 25 at a flat near the scene of the knifing were arrested on suspicion of causing Grievous Bodily Harm in connection with the incident and are in police custody.


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Officers will be increasing patrols in the area to reassure residents.

Anyone with information should call Brent Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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