Shepperton Road stabbing: Rosemary Gardens park taped off on ‘hottest day’ after Hoxton attack leaves man, 24, in hospital

A police cordon at Rosemary Gardens after a stabbing on Thursday. There was also a brawl in the park

A police cordon at Rosemary Gardens after a stabbing on Thursday. There was also a brawl in the park yesterday afternoon. Picture: Pat Venditti - Credit: Pat Venditti

A 24-year old man is recovering in hospital after being stabbed in Hoxton yesterday afternoon.

Shepperton Road and Rosemary Gardens were taped off after the stabbing. Picture: Pat Venditti

Shepperton Road and Rosemary Gardens were taped off after the stabbing. Picture: Pat Venditti - Credit: Pat Venditti

Shepperton Road and Rosemary Gardens park were taped off by police following the incident, which took place just after 4pm.

The man was taken to a central London hospital where he remains in a stable condition according to Scotland Yard.

The incident happened one hour after a woman aged 41 was stabbed in a lift in a block of flats just 500m away.

Police were called just before 3pm to Wimbourne Street where the woman was found suffering from stab wounds to her chest and abdomen.


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She is in a serious but stable condition in hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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