Seven Kings stabbing: Man, 47, in hospital after being knifed in east London

The victim was found with a stab wound, and taken to an east London hospital where his condition is “not life threatening”.

A 47-year-old man is recovering in hospital after being stabbed in east London.

Police and paramedics found the victim on Chester Road, near Seven Kings High Road, Redbridge, at 9.53pm on Monday.

He was found with a stab wound, and taken to an east London hospital where his condition is “not life threatening”.

The police crime scene for the stabbing in Seven Kings. Credit: Instagram/ig1_ig2

A knife was found nearby after being traced by a police blood dog.

Chester Road was closed by officers last night, according to pictures from Instagram account ig1_ig2.

There have been no arrests so far.

Anyone who witnessed this incident or has information or dash-cam footage should call police on 101 quoting 7913/25JUL.

To remain 100% anonymous call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit Crimestoppers-uk.org.