Newbury Park stabbing: Teenager fighting for his life

PUBLISHED: 15:58 29 November 2018 | UPDATED: 15:58 29 November 2018

Police said he is in a critical condition. Picture: Ellena Cruse

Police said he is in a critical condition. Picture: Ellena Cruse


A teenager is fighting for his life after being stabbed multiple times in Newbury Park.

Police were called to Perkins Road on Wednesday, November 28, at 3.45pm after a 19-year-old man was knifed.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended and found a young person suffering from “stab injuries”.

He was taken to an east London hospital for treatment, and officers said he remains in a critical condition.

A Met Police spokesman said: “Officers from the East Area Command Unit are investigating this incident.

“At this time no arrests have been made and enquiries are ongoing.”

If you have any further information about the incident contact police on 101, tweet @MPSRedbridge or visit

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