03/11/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 03/11/2019 05:48
Detectives investigating a stabbing on a bus in North Finchley have charged a teenager with attempted murder and threatening a person with a bladed/ pointed article in a public place.
The 17-year-old was charged this morning, Monday, 11 March.
He is appearing at Brent Magistrates' Court this morning.
At 16:41hrs on Saturday, 9 March, police were called to reports of a stabbing in Colney Hatch Lane, North Finchley.
Police and London Ambulance Service attended.
At the scene, a 19-year-old man had suffered a stab wound to the chest while aboard a route 134 bus.
The injured male was taken to an east London hospital by Air Ambulance, where he remains in a critical but stable condition.