Teenager arrested after 13-year-old stabbed in Isle of Dogs

Isle of Dogs stabbing

A 13-year-old boy was stabbed this morning - April 29 - in Parsonage Street, Isle of Dogs. - Credit: David Nathan/999London

A teenager remains in custody after a 13-year-old boy was stabbed on the Isle of Dogs this morning. 

Police were called by the London Ambulance Service at 8.50am today (Thursday, April 29) to reports of a stabbing on Parsonage Street.

Officers and London’s Air Ambulance attended and found a 13-year-old boy was suffering from stab injuries.

Isle of Dogs stabbing

A 15-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of GBH. - Credit: David Nathan/999London

He has been taken to an east London hospital and the emergency services are awaiting an update on his condition.

A 15-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm. He remains in custody at an east London police station.


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Anyone with information is asked to contact police via 101 quoting reference Cad 1321/29Apr.

Isle of Dogs stabbing

The area remains cordoned off as police enquiries continue. - Credit: David Nathan/999London


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