Teenager stabbed in Chelmsford during attack carried out by two boys

PUBLISHED: 10:11 24 May 2017 | UPDATED: 10:11 24 May 2017

Police are investigating. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Police are investigating. Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN


Essex Police have made two arrests after a teenager was stabbed in Chelmsford last weekend.

The 17-year-old boy suffered minor stab wounds during the assault carried out by two boys in Havengore at around 7.30pm on Sunday.

Two boys, aged 15 and 17, have been arrested on suspicion of assault.

Essex Police said on their official Facebook page this morning: “A 17-year-old boy was stabbed at around 7.30pm on Sunday, May 21 in Havengore, Chelmsford.

“The victim received minor stab wounds to his hand and hip, during an assault reported to have been carried out by two boys.

“Following the incident, the two suspects were seen to make off by foot down an alley near Springfield Road.

“Two boys aged 15, and a 17-year-old boy, have been arrested on suspicion of assault and have been released under investigation.

“Anyone with information is asked to contact Chelmsford CID on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”

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