Woman in her 50s is stabbed in the head in west London as police launch hunt for knifeman aged 25-30
A woman who is believed to be in her 50s was horrifically attacked in west London and suffered stab wounds to the head.
Officers were called to the junction of Church Road and Godfrey Avenue, UB5 following a report of a woman who had suffered stab wounds to the head at approximately 09:45hrs on Tuesday.
The woman, believed to be in her 50s, was taken to a local hospital and discharged following treatment.
A woman believed to be in her 50s was attacked in Uxbridge on Tuesday night and police have launched hunt for the knifeman (Stock Image)
Police have launched a hunt for the knifeman and asked anyone with any information to come forward.
The suspect has been described as a light skinned black man, aged from around 25 to 30 of slim build.
He is thought to be between 5ft 6 to 5ft 8inches tall, and was wearing a woolly hat, dark tracksuit, blue t-shirt and trainers.
No arrests have been made and enquiries continue.
Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting reference CAD1908/26Oct.
You can also contact police via Twitter @MetCC. To give information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.