Bethnal Green stabbing: Live updates from East London after two men knifed outside Iceland

Two men have been stabbed in Bethnal Green this afternoon. A post shared by the Tower Hamlets Neighbourhood Watch Association said police were called to reports of a man in the street with a knife at around 4.30pm.

Soon after, paramedics alerted officers to a person with stab injuries in Pott Street. The post states officers found one man with a stab wound to his arm, and another with a stab wound to his torso. Both men’s injuries are understood to be not life-threatening.

MyLondon understands a crime scene was in place for some time outside Iceland on Bethnal Green Road. A suspect has been identified but an arrest has not yet been made.

Follow our live updates for this ongoing incident below.

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