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The incident took place at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday May 8 at Selfridges in Oxford Street, London. Police said he was called to report a fight in the store.

Video on Twitter of the incident shows a group fighting in the store as a man is seen holding a knife, wielding the blade by his side.

A man was rushed to hospital and treated for stab wounds in the leg after the incident, but his condition is not considered life-threatening.

Police said the stabbing victim was also arrested as part of an ongoing investigation into the incident.

A call for information was also launched by the metropolitan police.

A Met Police spokesperson said: “Officers were called at around 7:35 pm on Saturday May 8 to report a scuffle at Selfridges in Oxford Street, W1.

“On their way to the scene, officers found a 20-year-old man with a gun wound in the leg.

“He was taken to hospital for treatment before being sent back.

“He was subsequently arrested on suspicion of a fight and is still in detention.”

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A spokesperson for Selfridges London Oxford Street said: ‘We can confirm that an incident happened on Saturday evening.

“The safety of our team members and customers is our top priority.

“We are doing all we can to support the police in their investigation.”

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This notice was published: 2021-05-09 11:10:00