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Man arrested on suspicion of GBH after Forest Gate stabbing

PUBLISHED: 11:03 14 June 2017 | UPDATED: 11:03 14 June 2017

Police were called to reports of a stabbing in Norwich Road, Forest Gate, shortly after 2pm on June 13. A 39-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of GBH and affray. Picture: Google Maps.

Police were called to reports of a stabbing in Norwich Road, Forest Gate, shortly after 2pm on June 13. A 39-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of GBH and affray. Picture: Google Maps.

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Police have arrested a man on suspicion of GBH after a stabbing yesterday afternoon.

Emergency services were called to the incident in Norwich Road, Forest Gate, shortly after 2pm.

A 55-year-old man was taken to hospital with minor injuries. They are not believed to be life-changing or life-threatening.

Officers arrested a 39-year-old man near the scene on suspicion of GBH and affray. He has been taken to an east London police station where he remains in custody.

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