Police investigate after teenage boy stabbed in Harlow
Crime / Mon 27th Jan 2020 am31 08:04am
POLICE are investigating an incident where a teenage boy was stabbed in broad daylight.
An Essex Police spokesperson said: “We received a report on Thursday 23 January that a boy had been attacked at around 4pm in The Downs, Harlow.
We received information that a group of teenagers was approached by a boy known to them, who then attacked one of them.
A 16-year-old then suffered stab wounds to his arm, thigh and leg. He was taken to hospital for his injuries, which were not life-threatening or changing.
A 16-year-old from Harlow was later arrested on suspicion of possessing an offensive weapon and assault causing grievous bodily harm. He has been released on bail until 17 February.
Anyone with information is asked to call Harlow CID on 101 quoting crime reference 42/12431/20 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.