A 24-year-old man has been taken to hospital after a stabbing in Battersea during the middle of the day.

Police were called to Falcon Road at around 2.44pm on November 23 after reports that a man had been attacked.

He was taken to hospital where his injuries were confirmed to be not life-threatening.

No arrests have been made at this stage, but a crime scene remains in place in the area.

Officers are asking for witnesses or anyone with any further information to contact police on 101 quoting 4184/23 Nov or to remain anonymous you can call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

A spokesperson for Metropolitan Police said: “Police are investigating a stabbing in Battersea.

“Officers were called at 14:44hrs on Thursday, 23 November to Falcon Road SW11 after a 24-year-old man was stabbed.

“He has been taken to hospital; his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

“There have been no arrests at this very early stage.

“A crime scene is in place and police are asking for any witnesses or those with information/ material that could help them to call 110 ref CAD 4184/23 Nov.

“To give information 100% anonymously, call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.”