A 15-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following the stabbing in Island Row, Limehouse, E14 last night. The boy is currently in custody.
Tower Hamlets police are appealing for any witnesses to the stabbing to contact them.
“A young man has been seriously injured and we are working hard to piece together exactly what happened in the lead up to him being harmed,” said DS Lauren Brady of Tower Hamlets CID.
“Although we have made an arrest, we know that there were many people in the area when the victim was found injured. I am appealing for anyone who with information to come forward.”
Any witnesses or anyone with information can call police on 101 quoting CAD ref 7477 / 21 September. To remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.