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Video: Knifeman on London bus DISARMED by heroic bystander

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TERRIFYING footage has emerged of a passenger wrestling a large knife from another man trying to stab him on a London bus in broad daylight.

A Met Police spokesman, said: “Police were called to Stoke Newington Road junction with Foulden Road, N16, at 13:55hrs on Tuesday, 11 April, to reports of a stabbing which had occurred on a bus.

“Officers and London Ambulance Service attended and found a man in his 20s with minor lacerations to his hand and head.

“He was taken to an East London hospital where he was treated for his injuries. He has now been discharged.

“The incident took place on the route 149 bus.

“There have been no arrests.

“Enquires continue.”

Annual statistics from Scotland Yard reveal there were an average of 33 knife offences a day in London in the last year.