Search

Man, 21, stabbed near Gants Hill station

PUBLISHED: 17:50 07 March 2016 | UPDATED: 11:39 08 March 2016

Entrance to Gants Hill Tube station in Woodford Avenue, Gants Hill

Entrance to Gants Hill Tube station in Woodford Avenue, Gants Hill

Archant

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was stabbed near a train station this afternoon.

Officers were alerted at 2.55pm to reports of a man assaulted in Woodford Avenue, Gants Hill, near Gants Hill station.

London Ambulance Service (LAS) attended and took the 21-year-old man to hospital for treatment to stab wounds to his leg and hand.

Police say his condition is not life threatening.

No arrests have been made and inquiries continue.


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Ilford Recorder. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the Ilford Recorder