A young man in his 20s has been left in a life-threatening condition after he was stabbed repeatedly this afternoon in Thornton Heath.
Scotland Yard say police were called to Bruce Road at 4.15pm to reports of a stabbing and a disturbance.
The victim was flown to a Major Trauma Centre via London’s Air Ambulance which landed not far from Crystal Palace Football Club.
As yet there have been no arrests.
Police say a Section 60 Stop and Search power has been implemented for the whole of Croydon.