Police officers were called to Salmon Lane, E14 on Thursday 21st February 2019 just after 3 pm to reports of four males attacking another male with a knife.
When police arrived at Salmon Lane they found a 15-year-old male with three puncture wounds to the leg – presumably stab wounds.
Stabbing victim taken to Royal London
By this time the four suspects had fled the scene but several witnesses have since been identified and they are assisting police with their enquiries.
The victim was taken to the Royal London Hospital where his injuries were not considered to be life threatening or life changing.
Two knives were recovered at the scene of the crime in Salmon Lane by forensic officers.
The investigation is being led by CID at Stoke Newington Police Station.
Witnesses or anyone with information are urged to call police on 101 quoting CAD 4440/21FEB, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.