People battle to save boy, 16, stabbed repeatedly by south London tram stop

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Passersby tended to the knife wounds of a 16-year-old boy who was stabbed repeatedly close to a south London tram stop.

Police rushed to reports of a stabbing in Shoreham Close, close to the Croydon Arena Tram Stop at 7.40pm on Monday.

A Met spokesman said: “Officers responded with London Ambulance Services.

“A 16-year-old boy was found suffering stab injuries. Members of the public administered first aid prior to the arrival of emergency services.

“He was taken to hospital, where his condition was assessed as not life-threatening.”

Scotland Yard said there have been no arrests at this time.

Enquiries are ongoing.

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