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Man fights for his life and two others are rushed to hospital after triple stabbing at concert by US rapper Roddy Ricch in Brixton

  • A fight is believed to have broken out at the venue and three males were stabbed
  • They were attended to buy the London Ambulance Service and are in hospital
  • One of the males is thought to be in a potentially life threatening condition 

By Terri-ann Williams For Mailonline

Published: 22:23 EDT, 12 March 2019 | Updated: 22:46 EDT, 12 March 2019

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One of the victims shows off his wounds in this shocking image
One of the victims shows off his wounds in this shocking image

One of the victims shows off his wounds in this shocking image

One man has been left in a life threatening condition following a stabbing during a concert in London.

The incident happened at a gig in Brixton by US rapper Roddy Ricch at the Electirc Brixton venue.

A fight is believed to have broken out in the venue and as a result three males in their 20s are believed to have been stabbed.

A spokesman for the Metropolitan Police said:  'Police were called to a music venue in Town Hall Parade, Brixton SW2 at 22.30hrs on Tuesday, 12 March.

'It is believed that a fight broke out in the venue, during which three males in their 20s are believed to have been stabbed.

'They were attended to by colleagues from London Ambulance Service and have been taken to hospital.

'One of the males is thought to be in a possibly life threatening condition.

'The two other people who were injured are not believed to be in a life threatening condition.'

Police said there have been no arrests and that the venue was evacuated following the incident.

Shocking phone footage from the venue, shared on social media, showed one victim in a blue shirt bleeding heavily from an arm wound. 

Violence broke out at the Electric Brixton in south London at 10.30pm
Violence broke out at the Electric Brixton in south London at 10.30pm
One victim in a blue shirt was bleeding heavily
One victim in a blue shirt was bleeding heavily

One victim in a blue shirt was pictured bleeding heavily in shocking pictures taken at the Electric Brixton concert in south London

Police added: 'There are no road closures. Call police about this incident on 101 and quote CAD 8088 of 12 March.' 

Violence broke out at the popular south London venue (file image)
Violence broke out at the popular south London venue (file image)
Violence broke out at the concert by Roddy Ricch (pictured performing in Birmingham on February 16)
Violence broke out at the concert by Roddy Ricch (pictured performing in Birmingham on February 16)

The Electric Brixton venue (left, file picture) was evacuated following the incident at the concert by Roddy Ricch (right, shown performing in Birmingham on February 16)

 

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