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28 February 2016, 15:26
A car boot sale might seem like a relaxing pursuit on a Sunday morning - but one in Hounslow today was far from calm as a mass brawl broke out leaving one man stabbed and three men arrested.
Police say the were called to the car boot sale on Hounslow Heath just after 7am to reports that someone had been hit by a van and a brawl had broken out.
Witnesses reported a large number of people fighting armed with knives and other weapons. By the time police arrived the group had dispersed and they found one man suffering injuries to his leg.
Two other men took themselves to hospital.One had suffered a serious injury to his arm and the other had been stabbed.
Police have arrested three men on suspicion of violent disorder in Hillingdon and they remain in custody.
Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800-555-111.