Police appeal for witnesses to stabbing in Upminster as boy’s condition life threatening.

Detectives are appealing for information and witnesses after a teenager was stabbed in Upminster. The boy believed to be in year 11, was stabbed outside of Hall Mead school at 3:25 pm yesterday afternoon.

Police were called at approximately 15:25hrs on Friday, 24 September to reports of a male stabbed in Marlborough Gardens, Upminster.

Officers and London Ambulance Service attended and found a 15-year-old boy suffering stab injuries. He has been taken to hospital for treatment. His condition is being treated as life-threatening.

Detectives from the Met’s East Area CID are investigating. There has been no arrest at this early stage and enquiries into the circumstances continue.

Witnesses or anyone with information are asked to call 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote 4545/24Sep. To remain anonymous, please contact the independent charity Crimestoppers.

Hard calls save lives. Are you close to someone on the fringes of knife crime? Do the right thing, please give information, 100 per cent anonymously, through the independent charity Crimestoppers. 

No piece of information about knife crime is insignificant or too small. Any information you give to Crimestoppers can make a difference in reducing knife crime and the harm it causes to families.

Crimestoppers never ask your name and they cannot trace your call, your IP address or the device you use. Fill in their quick online form or call 0800 555 111. It could save a life.

The Havering Daily