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Police appeal following stabbing of 16-year-old boy


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27-Jul-2014 12:48

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Police in Newham are appealing for witnesses and information following the stabbing of a 16-year-old boy on Saturday, 26 July.

Officers were called at approximately 1510hrs to reports of an altercation in Plaistow Park, Balaam Street, E13.

A 16-year-old boy was found with a number stab wounds and was taken to an east London hospital with serious injuries where he currently remains.

Police are seeking to trace two men believed to have been involved with the incident. The first is described as a black man aged approximately 16 - 18 years- old, about 5 feet 8 inches tall and wearing a white t-shirt and grey jogging bottoms. The second is described as a dark skinned black male wearing a white t-shirt.

No arrests, enquiries continue.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone with any information is asked to contact Newham police on 020 7275 5881 or call the Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.