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Two arrests after Stepney double stabbing

PUBLISHED: 17:34 21 July 2020

Police were called to reports of youths fighting in Wellesley Street. Picture: Google Maps

Police were called to reports of youths fighting in Wellesley Street. Picture: Google Maps

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Two people have been arrested after a double stabbing in Stepney.

Police were called to Wellesley Street at around 3.50pm yesterday (Monday, July 20) to reports of youths fighting.

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They found two males at the scene with stab injuries, who were taken to hospital by the London Ambulance Service. Their conditions are not said to be life-threatening.

A Met Police spokesperson did not reveal the nature of the two arrests.

Officers are asking for witnesses or anyone with information to call 101 quoting CAD 4963/20JUL, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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