20-year-old arrested after man in 90s stabbed at park
PUBLISHED: 13:12 07 July 2017 | UPDATED: 16:40 07 July 2017
A 20-year-old man has been arrested after a pensioner in his 90s was stabbed twice during a callous attack at a park.
A police spokeswoman confirmed the man was arrested today on suspicion of GBH and is currently in police custody.
It follows yesterday’s attack in Oakmere Park, Potters Bar, where a man in his 90s was stabbed in the back with what officers believe was a knife at around 1.30pm.
The arrest comes after a huge police response yesterday, which saw the entire park cordoned off and around a dozen police cars surrounding the area.
Anyone with information is asked to call 101, quoting crime reference number J3/17/944.