Man arrested over attempted child abduction in Harold Hill

A man was stabbed in Romford last night

A man was stabbed in Romford last night - Credit: Getty Images/iStockphoto

Detectives investigating the alleged attempted abduction of a six-year-old boy have made an arrest.

Officers were called to the Briar Road Estate, Harold Hill, on Saturday just before 12.15pm after reports were made of an attempted kidnap.

A man was arrested yesterday and is being held at an east London police station.