Boy, 12, arrested in connection with Clayhall stabbing

Clayhall stabbing

A 12-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a stabbing which happened in Marlands Road, Clayhall yesterday afternoon (Thursday, March 11). - Credit: MPS

A 12-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a stabbing in Clayhall.

Police were called at 3:54pm on Thursday, March 11 to reports of an assault in Marlands Road.

Officers attended and found a 20-year-old man suffering from a stab wound. He was taken by the London Ambulance Service to an east London hospital. He remains in a serious but stable condition.

The 12-year-old boy was arrested nearby in connection with the assault. He remains in custody at an east London police station.

Enquiries continue.


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