A man was stabbed in the back multiple times last night (April 25) in Hounslow.

Richmond police were called to reports of an assault in Hanworth Road near the junction with Godfrey Way at 10.13pm.

A spokeswoman for the Met police said: “A 21-year-old male had suffered a number of stab wounds to his back.

“The victim was taken by London Ambulance Service to a west London hospital where his condition has been deemed not life-threatening or life-changing.

“Detectives from Richmond police are investigating.”

There have been no arrests at this time.

Anyone who witnessed this incident but has not yet come forward should call Richmond police on 101 and quoting reference number 8932/25APR.

Alternatively, tweet @MetCC or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.