Man arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following Wembley stabbing

Officers arrested a 25-year-old man nearby on suspicion of attempted murder. (Photo: Met Police)

Officers arrested a 25-year-old man nearby on suspicion of attempted murder. (Photo: Met Police) - Credit: Archant

The 21-year-old victim was hospitalised after being knifed in the head on Saturday evening.

Police were called by the London Ambulance Service shortly before 9.40pm on Saturday evening following reports of a stabbing in East Lane, Wembley.

Officers and paramedics found a 21-year-old man suffering from a stab wound to his head.

He was taken to a north London hospital with non-life threatening and non-life changing injuries.

A 25-year-old man fled the scene, but was later arrested nearby on suspicion of attempted murder. He is currently at a north London hospital being treated for minor self-inflicted injuries.

Officers from Brent CID are investigating and enquiries are ongoing.