Three teenagers, aged 15, 17 and 18, have been arrested and taken into questioning following the stabbing and mugging of a 23-year-old man for his copy of Grand Theft Auto V.

The victim had gone to a 24 hour Asda in Colindale to purchase his copy of the game, but was attacked shortly after on Princes Road where he was hit with a brick, stabbed and robbed.

The three suspects have been arrested on suspicion of robbery and the Scotland Yard Police have stated that the motive of the attack is not yet clear.

The victim remains in a north London hospital were he is said to be in a stable condition.