Two arrested after boy, 16, is stabbed in Bromley-by-Bow

The boy was stabbed in St Leonard's Street, Bromley-by-Bow. Picture: Google

The boy was stabbed in St Leonard's Street, Bromley-by-Bow. Picture: Google - Credit: Archant

A 16-year-old boy is in a critical condition after he was stabbed in Bromley-by-Bow.

The victim was attacked in St Leonard’s Street yesterday just after 6pm.

He was rushed to hospital in a critical condition and is currently critical but stable.

Two males have been arrested and are currently in custody.

Police are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with information to call Tower Hamlets CID on 101 quoting reference CAD 5293/01Apr or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.