Man stabbed in head in reported Hornchurch robbery
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A man was stabbed in the head during a reported robbery in Hornchurch overnight.
The man, aged in his 30s, was found with a stab injury after police were called to Laburnum Avenue at 2.43am this morning (May 27).
The victim was reportedly approached by a group of people who assaulted him and stole his watch.
Police say the man was taken to hospital where his injuries were assessed as not life-threatening.
A Met spokesperson said: "Enquiries to establish the circumstances are ongoing.
"No arrests have been made."
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 101 and quote the reference CAD 673/27May.
To remain completely anonymous, visit the Crimestoppers website or call 0800 555 111.