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Two treated for knife wounds after Forest Gate stabbing

PUBLISHED: 18:14 02 August 2019 | UPDATED: 18:14 02 August 2019

Romford Road, Forest Gate. Picture: Google Maps

Romford Road, Forest Gate. Picture: Google Maps

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Two men have been treated for knife wounds after a stabbing in Forest Gate.

Police and medics were called to the junction of Romford Road and Woodgrange Road shortly after 5pm today (Friday, August 2).

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One of the men had a cut on his neck. His injury is not life-threatening.

The other man was arrested in nearby Vale Road on suspicion of affray. He was taken to hospital for treatment to a slashed thumb before being taken into custody.

Police are investigating the circumstances and are asking anyone who witnessed this incident or has information to call 101 quoting 5916/2AUG or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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