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Teenager stabbed in the neck in Harold Hill after being attacked by group on mopeds

PUBLISHED: 12:55 06 September 2018 | UPDATED: 14:56 06 September 2018

A police cordon is in place in North Hill Drive in Harold Hill this morning. Photo: Louise Newton

A police cordon is in place in North Hill Drive in Harold Hill this morning. Photo: Louise Newton

Louise Newton

The 19-year-old is in a serious, but stable condition

A police cordon is in place in North Hill Drive in Harold Hill this morning. Photo: Louise NewtonA police cordon is in place in North Hill Drive in Harold Hill this morning. Photo: Louise Newton

Police are searching for two suspects after a 19-year-old was stabbed in the neck, chest, arm and leg in Harold Hill last night.

Officers were called at 11.31 last night (Wednesday, September 5) to reports of an assault at North Hill Drive in Harold Hill.

A police cordon is in place in North Hill Drive in Harold Hill this morning. Photo: Louise NewtonA police cordon is in place in North Hill Drive in Harold Hill this morning. Photo: Louise Newton

A 19-year-old man was found suffering from several stab wounds to his neck, chest, arm and leg.

Earlier that evening, two men (18 and 19 years old) were sitting at a bus stop on North Hill drive when they were approached by suspects on mopeds armed with knives.

A fight happened and the 19-year-old suffered multiple stab wounds.

London’s Air Ambulance attended and took the man with stab wounds to an east London hospital.

He is in a serious, but stable condition.

Pc Bunn from East Area Command said: “If anyone has any information, they are asked to call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 reference CAD CAD 8838/ 5thSept”

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