A man has suffered stab injuries after he was stabbed outside a public park in Tower Hamlets, east London.

Met Police were called at 2.23pm on Wednesday (December 27) to reports of the incident in Manchester Road, near the entrance of Millwall Park in Isle of Dogs.

Officers attended along with paramedics from London Ambulance Service.

They found an 18-year-old with stab wounds at the scene. The victim was rushed to the hospital where his condition was assessed as not life-threatening, Met Police said.

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A probe has been launched to determine the circumstances and enquiries are ongoing by the police.

No arrests have been made so far.

Officers have urged anyone with information to call the police on 101 quoting CAD 3147/27Dec.