A man is in a critical condition in hospital after a stabbing in Woolwich.

The incident happened in Greens End at around 2.15pm today (November 10).

Officers and London Ambulance Service crews attended and found a man, in his 20s, injured.

He was taken to hospital for treatment where his condition was assessed as critical.

No arrests have been made as police enquiries continue.

A spokesperson for Metropolitan Police said: “Police were called at approximately 14:15hrs on Friday, 10 November to reports of a stabbing in Greens End, SE18.

“Officers and London Ambulance Service attended and found a man, aged in his 20s, suffering stab injuries; he has been taken to hospital for treatment where he remains in a critical condition.

“No arrests; enquiries into the circumstances continue.

“A crime scene remains in place.

“Anyone with information that could assist police is asked to call 101 or ‘X’ @MetCC and quote CAD3558/10Nov.

“You can also provide information anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”