A man has been taken to hospital after being stabbed in a Romford street during the early hours of this morning (November 5).

The man, 33, was found at 1.10am with stab wounds in Shepherds Hill.

He was taken to hospital by paramedics where he currently remains.

His condition is believed to not be life-threatening.

Officers have said that no arrests have been made at this stage and are asking any witnesses to come forward and contact police quoting crime reference number 499/05Nov.

London Ambulance Service has been contacted for further information.

A spokesperson for Metropolitan Police said: “Police were called at 01.10hrs on Saturday, 5 November, to a report of a stabbing in Shepherds Hill, Romford.

“Officers attended along with paramedics from London Ambulance Service.

“They found a 33-year-old man suffering stab injuries.

“He was taken to hospital where his condition is not believed to be life-threatening.

“There has been no arrest at this early stage.

“Anyone with information or any witnesses who are yet to speak with police are asked to call 101, giving reference 499/05Nov.

“To remain anonymous, contact Crimestoppers.”