A spokesperson for the Metropolitan Police said: “Police were called at shortly after 3.30pm on Wednesday, 12 May, to reports of a group of males fighting with weapons in Amersham Road, SE14.
“Officers attended along with London Ambulance Service.
“A man, believed to be in his late teens, was found with a knife injury to his wrist and was taken to hospital. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
“At this early stage, there have been no arrests.”
Police also said a Section 60 search power has been authorised in the area following the incident.
This has been authorised to help police implement stop and search.
Locals have also reported an air ambulance attending the scene.
Bus routes have been diverted whilst a police cordon remains in place.
The cordon is expected to be lifted later this evening.
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