The bad news out of Woolwich keeps coming. Yesterday’s shooting story included details of an earlier incident at Powis Street and more details are now in.
Police have now confirmed that a 17 year old girl was slashed twice with a knife. Her injuries are not life threatening.
A call was made to police at 1:50pm and police and helicopters were seen in the area.
A few hours after a woman was shot nearby at Mulgrave Road. An arson attack claimed the life of a woman in the town hours after that. Police have not linked the crimes.
Anyone with information is asked to call police via 101 quoting CAD3943/05SEP or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.