Stay in doors as woman and baby stabbed in West London

50 police officers are searching an area of London and warn members of the public to stay indoors

Police have launched a man hunt after a woman and baby were stabbed in west London on Monday evening.

The two victims are in hospital in a serious but stable condition, police said.

Police and paramedics were called to Swinfield Close in Hanworth, in the London Borough of Hounslow, at around 7.12pm following a report concerning residents’ safety.

At the scene they found a woman and infant suffering knife wounds. The pair were rushed to hospital by the Air Ambulance Service.

The Met said that a crime scene has been established and officers remain in place.

No arrests have been made

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Trevor Sherwood is the Editor of Police Hour. Trevor studied Crime and Investigation at Teesside Uni and has a background within policing.

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