Boy, 16, fighting for life after bus stabbing in east London


teenage boy is fighting for life after being stabbed in broad daylight on a bus in east London.

The victim, 16, was knifed once onboard the bus in High Road, Chadwell Heath at 4pm on Monday.

Police officers found the 16-year-old boy suffering a stab injury and he was taken by paramedics to hospital in a life-threatening condition.

Scotland Yard said his next of kin are aware.

An 18-year-old man was arrested nearby on suspicion of attempted murder. He remains in custody.


A crime scene remains in place with large swathes of the high road closed off.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting CAD 4741/14Mar.

To remain anonymous contact the independent charity on Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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