Bow Road stabbing: Cops release description

POLICE have released details of a suspect wanted in connection with the stabbing of a teenager in Bow. Officers were called at 12.50pm on Tuesday after reports a 19-year-old man had been stabbed on Bow Road, near the junction with Mile End Road.

POLICE have released details of a suspect wanted in connection with the stabbing of a teenager in Bow.

Officers were called at 12.50pm on Tuesday after reports a 19-year-old man had been stabbed on Bow Road, near the junction with Mile End Road.

They found the man with multiple stab wounds and took him to hospital, where his condition was described as 'very serious' before being upgraded to 'stable.'

The suspect is a black male aged between 16 and 20. He was wearing light-blue stonewash scruffy jeans and a black t-shirt.

He ran off crossing Bow Road into Wellington Way, E3.

Enquires are ongoing and there have been no arrests.