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People sought over Notting Hill Carnival stabbings

Eight people sought over disorder Image copyright Metropolitan Police
Image caption Police want to trace eight people over a violent disorder on Colville Gardens on Monday

Ten people are being sought by police over violent disorder during the Notting Hill Carnival in west London.

In the first incident near the Rampage Sound System on Colville Gardens on Monday, a man was stabbed in the chest and several others suffered cuts.

In the second, there was a fight involving a large group in All Saints Road at about 15:15 BST on Sunday.

Also on Sunday, at about 18:00 BST, a 16-year-old was stabbed in the chest with a broken bottle in Ladbroke Grove.

All three incidents are believed to be unrelated.

Police are trying to identify eight people over the incident in Colville Gardens, at about 15:50 BST, in which a 29-year-old man was stabbed in the chest. He was taken to hospital but later discharged.

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Image caption The man on the left is sought by police over the fight in All Saints Road on Sunday while the second man is sought over a stabbing in Ladbroke Grove the same day

Several others suffered cuts and lacerations, with some sustaining head injuries. Seven men were arrested for violent disorder and bailed until next month.

Police also released an image of a man they are seeking to trace in connection with the fight in All Saints Road on Sunday. Two people were charged with public order offences.

Officers also want to trace another male over the incident in Ladbroke Grove on Sunday, in which a 16-year-old was stabbed with a broken bottle.

He was taken to hospital and later discharged. No-one has been arrested over this incident.

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