Boy, 17, critical after East Ham stabbing

A teenager is in a critical condition in hospital after he was stabbed in East Ham.

The 17-year-old was attacked in High Street South, close to the junction with the Greenway, early on Sunday morning.

Police were called to the scene at about 12.45am.

The section of High Street South leading to the Beckton flyover was closed for most of Sunday while officers searched for clues.

No arrests have been made.


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