Breaking Kent Swanscombe

Man airlifted after double stabbing in sleepy Swanscombe town

Screenshot 2020 04 21 at 01.50.15
Screenshot 2020 04 21 at 01.50.15

Emergency services including the Air ambulance has been called to Swanscombe in Kent on Monday evening. It follows a double stabbing. The man was treated at the scene before being airlifted to a London hospital. Officers and paramedics were called just after 11pm. The Kent Air ambulance landed on a football field on The Grove. The High Street of the sleepy Kent town has been placed into Police lock down.

A number of other cordons have also been put in place following the knife attack.

Residents who watched the drama unfold from their windows said that the Police arrived very quickly and the doctors were working on the man.


He didn’t look in a good way said one.

The air ambulance has left taking one casualty to a London hospital following the attack


Officers are guarding the end of alley at the back of Lil’s Cafe and a road block on Stanhope Road. The condition of the person is thought to be critical.


Kent Police have been approached for comment


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