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Teenager ‘stable’ in hospital after being stabbed in Highbury street

PUBLISHED: 09:32 01 August 2018 | UPDATED: 09:34 01 August 2018

Air ambulance lands in Highbury fields after man, 18, stabbed in Highbury New Park   Picture: @EDohertyAV

Air ambulance lands in Highbury fields after man, 18, stabbed in Highbury New Park Picture: @EDohertyAV

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A teenager is in a “stable condition” in hospital after being stabbed in a Highbury street yesterday evening.

Police were called by ambulance crews at about 6.25pm to reports a man was suffering a stab injury in Highbury New Park.

The 18-year-old was taken to an east London hospital where he remains in a stable condition and his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening, police said.

There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.

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