Man in hospital after East Ham stabbing

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A man was stabbed in High Street North, East Ham on Friday night - Credit: PA

A man is in hospital after a stabbing in East Ham last night.

Emergency services were called to High Street North, near the junction with Myrtle Road, shortly after 7.30pm on Friday (March 4).

A Met Police spokesperson said a 24-year-old man was taken to hospital.

They later confirmed that his condition is not life-threatening, and that no arrests have been made as yet.

A London Ambulance spokesperson said: "We sent resources to the scene including an ambulance, a medic in a response car, an incident response officer and an advanced paramedic.

“We treated a man at the scene before taking him to a London major trauma centre.”

Anyone who saw what happened and has not yet spoken to police is asked to call 101 and provide the reference 6443/04MAR.

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