Teenager stabbed in the back during altercation in South Woodford
- Credit: Ken Mears
A teenager was stabbed in the back during an altercation in South Woodford over the weekend.
Police were called just before 4pm on Saturday - February 5 - to reports of a person found with a stab injury at a residential property in Churchfields.
A 16-year-old boy was found with an injury to his back, which was reportedly inflicted during an altercation in Mulberry Way a short time earlier.
He was taken to hospital where his condition was assessed as not life-threatening.
An air ambulance was also deployed to the scene to administer treatment before the teenager was taken to hospital.
Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting CAD 4719/05Feb.
To remain anonymous contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.