Second boy, 17, arrested following Limehouse stabbing
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A 17-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit grievous bodily harm following the stabbing in the back of a teenager.
Police and paramedics found the 17-year-old victim in Island Row, Limehouse, on Friday, September 21.
He was fighting for his life when he was taken to hospital but his condition is now stable, police said.
A 15-year-old boy had already been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder. Both boys are out on bail.
Det Sgt Lauren Brady, renewing an appeal for witnesses to come forward, said: “A young man has been seriously injured and we are working hard to piece together exactly what happened in the lead up to him being harmed.
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“We know there were many people in the area when the victim was found injured. I am appealing for anyone with information to come forward.”
Contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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