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Concerns raised over ‘stabbing’ in Ilford

PUBLISHED: 14:12 11 July 2016 | UPDATED: 14:12 11 July 2016

Belgrave Road, Ilford. Picture: Google Street View

Belgrave Road, Ilford. Picture: Google Street View

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Concerns are growing after police cordoned off a road following a suspected stabbing.

Residents on social media and businesses in the area have spoken of the police presence in Belgrave Road, Ilford, at the junction with Northbrook Road, yesterday.

The incident is believed to have taken place in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Officers cleared the scene by 12pm yesterday, according to residents.

On Twitter, @aRVindinho said: “Police confirmed to us it was [a] stabbing.”

@IlforddaveSCFC said: “What’s going on in Northbrook Rd / Belgrave Rd ? Roads closed, police cars n tape everywhere.”

Police have been contacted for a statement.

Did you see what happened? Call the news desk on 020 8477 3835 or email ajay.nair@archant.co.uk


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