Police appeal for help with stabbing case

Lewisham Police say:

Officers from Lewisham CID are appealing for witnesses and information following a stabbing in Coulgate Street, SE4.

Police were called by staff at Brockley Railway Station at approx. 18:10hrs on Tuesday 2 April to reports of a man stabbed following a disturbance outside the station in Coulgate Street, SE4. Local officers, British Transport Police and the London Ambulance Service attended.

It is believed an altercation took place between the victim and a group of males that resulted in him receiving a stab wound to his chest. The suspects are believed to have then made off along Coulgate Street towards Brockley Road.

The victim, a 23-year-old man was taken by ambulance to a south London hospital where he remains in a stable condition. There have been no arrests and enquires continue.

Anyone with information is asked to call Lewisham CID on 020 8284 8339 or to remain anonymous Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.