Police seek witness to Homerton stabbing

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was repeatedly stabbed by a gang during an attack at a bus stop in Homerton on Thursday 9.

The attack took place in Homerton Row at around 9pm, where the victim was found by police.

A Met Police spokeswoman said the victim, who suffered multiple stab wounds ‘to his upper and lower body’ was attacked by three men.  His injuries are not believed to be life threatening and is in a stable condition.

Detective Inspector Glenn Butler, of Hackney’s violent crime unit, said: “This was a serious assault on a young man.

“We would like to hear from anyone who saw the alleged incident or who may have seen any suspicious activity prior to it happening.

“We are also keen to speak to anyone who was travelling on the 236 bus who may be able to assist us in our investigation.”

If you were in the area and have information, call the officer 0207 275 3439, quoting reference 4621450/12, or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 to remain anonymous.

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