Three men have been stabbed after a fight broke out during a rap concert at the at the Electric Brixton venue in south London.
Online footage emerged on social media showing remnants of blood on the floor and three men, who are all thought to in their 20s, were taken to hospital after being stabbed.
“Police were called to a music venue in Town Hall Parade, Brixton SW2 at 22.30hrs this evening, Tuesday, 12 March,” a Metropolitan Police spokesperson said. “It is believed that a fight broke out in the venue, during which three males in their 20s are believed to have been stabbed,” the added.
“They were attended to by colleagues from London Ambulance Service and have been taken to hospital. There have been no arrests at this very early stage in enquiries. The venue was evacuated and there have been no other reports of injuries.
“There are no road closures,” the statement concluded.
While all three men have thought to be discharged from hospital following treatment, police has urged anybody with information to come forward and help with enquiries. “Call police about this incident on 101 and quote CAD 8088 of 12 March,” police said.
“Anyone who has information which could help enquiries but who does not feel comfortable talking to police is asked to contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
“They do not ask your name and cannot trace your call or I.P address.”