Police have launched an investigation after a man in his 20s was found with stab injuries in Enfield.
The incident happened at approximately 15:40hrs on Wednesday, 10 February, on Wellington Road, Enfield.
Residents called the police and London Ambulance Service to report an assault in the street.
The 20-year-old man was found with a number of stab wounds and was rushed to hospital where he remains in a life-threatening condition.
The police investigation has revealed that the man was pursued by three men in a light coloured car while the victim was cycling on nearby Lincoln Road.
The preliminary report also revealed that the victim attempted to run from his would-be attackers on foot by running along Wellington Road.
The attackers caught up with him on the perimeter of Enfield Cricket Club and stabbed him multiple times.
The police said the three male suspects drove off at top speed along Wellington Road towards the A10.
Investigators are looking for black males wearing dark clothing and surgical masks.
Detective Inspector from North Area CID, Paul Ridley said “This was a brazen attack which occurred in broad daylight, and I am confident there will be members of the public that have not yet come forward.
The police are appealing to anyone who witnessed the attack on Wednesday afternoon to “contact police; no matter how insignificant you think your information might be” as it could help “put the piece together.”
“I particularly want to hear from anyone that may have recorded the incident or captured images on their mobile phones.
“If you witnessed the offenders arriving or leaving, or know who is responsible, then I would urge you to contact police. I am particularly keen if anyone has CCTV, doorbell or vehicle dashcam footage in the area of this incident – you may have captured those responsible either arriving or fleeing the scene. These violent men must be identified and captured.
“I can assure you that all information will be treated in confidence and the investigation team will follow up all reports.
“A young man remains in the hospital fighting for his life. If you can help us find who is responsible for this attack, then I would urge you to get in touch immediately.”
The police have increased its presence in and around the local area where the incident happened.
To help the police, approach any police in the area or call 101.
There have been no arrests as enquiries into the circumstances continue.
Following this incident, there is an increased police presence in and around the local area. Anyone with any concerns is asked to speak to an officer or call 101.
Anyone with information that can assist this investigation is asked to contact 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote CAD: 4266/10FEB21.
You can also leave information anonymously by calling the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.