Police are appealing for witnesses and information following a serious assault near Hyde Park.
Officers were called by the London Ambulance Service at 3:34pm on Sunday (25 July) to reports of an assault at Speakers’ Corner, W1.
They found a 39-year-old woman suffering from a slash injury to her head. She was treated at the scene before being taken to a central London hospital.
She has since been discharged, and her injuries are not life-threatening. She continues to receive support from officers.
A number of people witnessed the incident and took mobile phone footage. The Met Police is asking them to get in contact.
Anyone with information is asked to phone police via 101 or @MetCC quoting reference Cad 4376/25Jul.