A teenager was found seriously injured at Abbey Wood station around 10:20pm last night.
According to the BTP police found the 18 year old was found seriously injured on a bench at the station. His condition is believed to be life-threatening. There have been no arrests. Trains were disrupted last night and early this morning:
@LeeFrareyc There was an incident at the station yesterday and the police have it closed at present as a crime scene. We are waiting for further info, but hope to have it open soon ^CH
— Southeastern (@Se_Railway) February 15, 2021
A BTP statement mentions a stabbing and crossbow injury.
Detective Superintendent Sam Blackburn said: “We are at an early stage in our investigation and we are keeping an open mind as to exactly where this violent incident began.
“I’d like to appeal to anyone who may have witnessed anything suspicious along Abbey Road and Wilton Road between 9.45pm and 10.20pm to get in touch with us as soon as possible to assist the investigation.
“This was a shocking act of violence and I’d like to reassure the public we’re doing all we can to find those responsible.
“Anyone with information can text BTP on 61016 or call 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 341 of 14/02/21. Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”
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