Boy, 13, arrested after teenager stabbed in Canonbury

Police were called to a reported stabbing in Willow Bridge Road

Police were called to a reported stabbing in Willow Bridge Road - Credit: Google

A 13-year-old boy has been arrested after another teenager was stabbed in Canonbury.

Police were called about 5.20pm yesterday - Monday, May 9 - to a reported stabbing in Willow Bridge Road.

A boy, believed to be aged 16, was found with a stab injury and taken to hospital for treatment.

"His condition is not life threatening," a Met spokesperson said.

Police say a boy believed to be aged 13 was arrested near the scene on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and possession of an offensive weapon.

"He been bailed to return on a date in early June," the spokesperson added.

"Enquiries into the circumstances are ongoing."

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Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact police on 101 or tweet @MetCC and provide the reference CAD 5839/9May.

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously via crimestoppers-uk.org/ or 0800 555 111.