Investigation Launched After Teenager Stabbed In Southwark

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Met detectives have launched an investigation into the stabbing of a teenage boy in Southwark.

The incident happened on Thursday, July 23 at 18:10hrs on Harlescott Road, SE15.

Officers and London Ambulance arrived at the scene and found a 16-year-old boy suffering from stab wounds.

He was taken to the hospital and his condition has been assessed as not life-threatening.

Two boys have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, affray and possession of an offensive weapon, the Met police said on Thursday.

The duo is currently in custody at the time of filing this report.

The police immediately authorised a Section 60 Search Power and Section 35a dispersal in the area till 07:00 on Friday morning.

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