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A man has been taken to hospital following a stabbing in Brockley.

Police and ambulance crews attended the scene in Brockley Road at around 3.30pm today (Tuesday).

A man, aged in his 20s, was found with knife injuries.

He was taken to a south London hospital.

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Police are awaiting an update on his condition.

A crime scene remains in place as of 5pm on Tuesday, and enquiries into the incident continue.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 or Tweet @MetCC quoting 3753/28DEC.

There have been no arrests.

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A Met Police spokesperson said: “Police were called at 15:29hrs on Tuesday, 28 December to reports of an injured male at Brockley Road, SE4.

“Police and London Ambulance Service [LAS] attended.

“At the scene a male, aged 20s, was found with knife injuries.

“He was taken by LAS to a south London hospital.

“We await an update on his condition.

“At this early stage there have been no arrests.

“Enquiries continue.

“A crime scene remains in place.

“Anyone who has information concerning this incident should call police on 101 or Tweet @MetCC quoting 3753/28DEC.

“To remain 100% anonymous call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit Crimestoppers-uk.org.”

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