A 19-year-old is fighting for his life after being stabbed at a housing estate in the latest in a string of knife attacks across London this week.
The man was knifed in broad daylight on Pytchley Road, East Dulwich in south east London at 3.20pm.
Police arrived at the scene as they cordoned off the road and spoke to witnesses after the shocking attack.
Armed police officers could be seen within a crime scene on the Dog Kennel Hill Estate. No arrests have been made.
It comes as more victims have been fatally stabbed as a wave of knife crime continues across London.
Police arrived at the scene as they cordoned off the road and spoke to witnesses after the shocking attack
A man was was stabbed to death in the same estate just weeks earlier in a reported row over cigarettes.
Dennis Anderson, 39, died in East Dulwich in the early hours of Sunday morning when he was reportedly confronted in a corner shop.
Witnesses said an argument ensued before he was attacked and killed.
A total of five victims have been stabbed in London in the space of a week, after teenager Jodie Chesney, Spanish national David Martinez and 50-year-old Elize Stevens were knifed to death in the last seven days.
Girl scout Ms Chesney, 17, was stabbed to death while playing music with friends in a Romford park on Friday night.
A man was arrested on suspicion of murder on Tuesday and another today.
Mayor of London Sadiq Khan said he was ‘filled with anger’ and ‘devastated’ by the killing of Ms Chesney.
‘My thoughts are with her loved ones,’ he said.
‘It fills me with anger that violent criminals are targeting young Londoners with their whole lives before them. I encourage anyone with information to contact the police.’
On Saturday, 17-year-old Yousef Makki died after a knife attack in the village of Hale Barns, Greater Manchester.
Another 17-year-old has been charged with his murder.
Spanish national David Martinez was stabbed to death after he was chased in Leyton, east London, on Wednesday.
In addition the body of French woman Laureline Garcia-Bertaux, 34, was discovered in a shallow grave near her home in west London late on Wednesday night.
A total of 24 murder probes have now been launched in London this year, including 12 in the last 17 days.