Ilford Lane stabbing: Teenage boy knifed in broad daylight in east London

The teenager was found with stab injuries and was treated at the scene before being taken to an east London hospital.

A boy believed to be 15 has been stabbed in broad daylight on a busy east London road.

Emergency services were called at 3.17pm on Tuesday to Ilford Lane following reports of a stabbing.

The teenager was found with stab injuries and was treated at the scene before being taken to an east London hospital.

His condition was later confirmed as not life-threatening.

A boy believed to be 15 was stabbed in broad daylight on Ilford Lane. Credit: Instagram IG1 IG3

A Met Police spokesperson said: “At this very early stage police are working to understand the circumstances.”

No arrests have been made so far.

Anyone with information, video or images that could help police is being asked to call 101 ref CAD 4200/10 Jan.