Ascot house party ends abruptly after man is stabbed

A MAN has been stabbed by a ‘number of men’ during a house party in Ascot.

A man in his 20s was attacked and stabbed at around 1am on August, Friday 7. 

Police said the attack took place at a house in Cavendish Meads, Ascot, during a house party

The victim is currently being treated in hospital. 

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The force said his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening or life-changing.

Residents took to social media this morning after hearing ‘cars screeching’ and ‘screaming’.

A woman said they could hear “cars screeching” and police cars and a helicopter.

A police cordon is in place. 

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Senior investigating officer, Detective Inspector Ash Mohmood, of Force CID based at Maidenhead, said: “We believe that this was an isolated attack and there was no danger to the wider public.

“We are carrying out a thorough investigation and following a number of lines of enquiry.

“This incident happened during a house party and as such we believe it would have been witnessed by a number of people, we would ask anyone with information to please come forward.

“A scene watch is currently in place and members of the public will see an increased police presence whilst we continue our enquiries.

“Anyone with information or with any concerns should speak to our officers.”

“We would encourage anyone who may have filmed this incident to please contact police with the footage and not share it online due to the distress it may cause to the victim and his family.”

Anyone with information should call 101 quoting reference 43200243907 or you can report 100 per cent anonymously to the independent Charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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