Detectives in Ealing are appealing for witnesses to a stabbing of a 23-year-old man in Southall.
On Sunday, September 7 at about 3:15 am, the victim was walking along the parade of shops near of Lady Margaret Road and was attacked from behind outside number 492.
He was knocked unconscious and when he came round he found that he had been stabbed in the leg.
Acting Detective Sergeant Mark Hunt, CID at Acton, said: “This appears to be a random, motiveless attack. So I am appealing to anyone who witnessed this incident to contact me urgently before this person strikes again with a potentially more serious outcome.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference 2522076/14. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via