Boy rushed to hospital with serious stab wound in Barking

Police were called at 3.44pm on Friday, 12 March to reports of an assault on Hulse Avenue in Barking.

Officers attended and found a boy, believed to be aged in his mid-teens, suffering from stab injuries. He was taken by the London Ambulance Service to an east London hospital for treatment. Police await an update on his condition.

There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.