Police appeal after man, 22, stabbed in Shadwell

The victim was attacked in Cable Street, Shadwell. Picture: Google

The victim was attacked in Cable Street, Shadwell. Picture: Google - Credit: Google

Detectives are appealing for information after a man was stabbed several times in a street in Shadwell.

Officers and paramedics found the 22-year-old victim suffering from multiple knife wounds in Cable Street just before 6pm on Friday.

He was rushed to hospital where his condition has been deemed to be non-life threatening.

A 23-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and is being questioned at a police station in east London.

Det Con Megan Bushell, from Tower Hamlets CID, is appealing for anyone witnesses or information to come forward.


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She said: “We have made one arrest and continue to build a picture of the attack which unfolded.

“I would appeal to anyone who saw a confrontation in the area before the attack and anyone who witnessed people running from the scene after the stabbing to come forward.

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“Your information could prove vital to our investigation”.

Anyone with information should call Tower Hamlets CID on 101 quoting reference number CAD5861/1JUN or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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