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Teenager charged following stabbing in Newham

News   •   Apr 27, 2021 14:30 BST

A teenager has been charged in connection with a stabbing in Newham.

On Friday, 23 April, a 14-year-old boy [B] was charged with Section 18 grievous bodily harm (GBH).

He is remanded to youth detention pending his appearance at Stratford Magistrates' Court on Friday, 30 April.

The charge relates to a stabbing on Anthems Way, E20, at 20:51hrs on Wednesday, 21 April.

The victim, a 16-year-old boy, was treated at the scene before being taken to an east London hospital. His injuries are believed to be not life-threatening.

Two other boys - [A] 13 and [C] 15 - who were also arrested on suspicion of GBH were released on bail to a date in mid-May.

Enquiries continue.

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