Man wanted for stabbing 16-year-old near Chrisp St


Getting your Trinity Audio player ready...

Police investigating the stabbing of a 16-year-old boy in a bakery in Tower Hamlets are appealing for the public‘s help in identifying a man.

Officers were called to a bakery in Market Square, E14, at around 3pm on Saturday, 25 January.

A 16-year-old boy was approached by an unknown man who engaged him in conversation and then slashed at his arm with a Stanley knife. The man then ran away.

The teenager suffered an injury to his elbow, which required hospital treatment.

Detective Constable Luke Martinez, the investigating officer, said: “This was a shocking attack in the middle of the day in a busy area.

“I would like to hear from anyone who recognises the man pictured or has any information of his whereabouts.”

Any witnesses or anyone with any information is asked to call police on 101, quoting CAD 4594/25Jan or the independent charity Crimestoppers, 100 per cent anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or

Tower Hamlets Reporter
Tower Hamlets Reporter
The information contained in my articles is for general information purposes only.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Share post:




More like this

Murder Inquiry Launched After Bethnal Green Stabbing

Detectives have launched a murder inquiry following a stabbing...

Watch Out! Shop Owner Gets Time Behind Bars for Fake Luxury Watches

In a time-ticking twist, a shop owner has been...

Noisy Neighbour’s Melodic Mischief Ends with £5,000 Fine and Gear Confiscation

A symphony of legal actions unfolded as a resident,...