A teenager was rushed to hospital after being stabbed in east London.

Emergency  services were called to Richmond Road, in Ilford, at 5.40pm on Friday (May 10) to reports of a man with a stab injury.

Metropolitan Police officers attended and an 18-year-old man was taken to hospital.

His condition has been assessed as not life-threatening, Scotland Yard said.

Enquiries are ongoing and at this stage there have been no arrests.

Anyone with any information should call police on 101 and give reference 6338/10May.