Boy, 15, stabbed in Holloway on his way to school

A 15-YEAR-OLD boy was stabbed as he made his way to school.

The schoolboy was knifed in the arm in Holloway Road, Holloway, at 8.20am on Friday morning.

He was rushed to hospital for treatment but is now believed to be recovering well.

At the time of the attack he was wearing his school uniform, but detectives have not revealed which school he attended.

A spokeswoman for Islington police said: “Police were called at approximately 8.20am on Friday November 5 to reports of a male assaulted in Holloway Road.

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“Officers and LAS attended and discovered a male, believed aged 15, suffering a stab wound to the arm. He was treated at the scene before being taken to a local hospital - injuries are not life threatening.

“Officers retain an open mind as to the motive at this early stage.”

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No arrests have yet been made.

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