An 18 year old man has been stabbed on Review Road, Dagenham, just after 7pm tonight.
He has been taken to hospital, where police await news on his condition.
A Met police spokesperson told the Havering Daily:
“Police were called to Review Road, Dagenham at 19:03hrs on Thursday, 8 July following reports of a stabbing.
“Officers attended with the London Ambulance Service. An 18-year-old male was found with stab wounds and was taken to an east London hospital.
“We await an update on his condition.
“An investigation is under way. At this early stage, no arrests have been made.”
Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has information about what took place is urged to call 101, providing the reference 6888/08JUL.
Information can also be provided to Crimestoppers, anonymously, by calling 0800 555 111.