Breaking – teenage boy knifed on way to school in South London

A TEEN boy has today been stabbed on way to school as knife crime continues to grip London.

The victim, in his mid-teens, was rushed to hospital from Lewisham High Street just after 8.30am.

Police are now investigating, with no arrests yet made.

A Lewisham Police spokesperson said: “The victim, a boy in his mid-teens, has been taken to hospital.”

They later confirmed the teen had suffered “non life threatening” injuries.

Police added: “An investigation is underway to identify suspect(s).”

Stabbings in the capital last year rose 16 per cent, reaching their highest level in six years

No arrests have been made

More to follow …