One 15-year-old and two 19-year-old boys were found with stab wounds on Monday afternoon in the Chingford area of Waltham Forest. Police rushed to Lukin Crescent after receiving reports of a stabbed young man to find the youngest teenager. Shortly afterwards, they also found the two other two boys, also with stab wounds on their bodies, in nearby Westminster Gardens.
A spokeswoman for the Metropolitan Police said: “Police were called to Lukin Crescent, Waltham Forest at 3.07pm on Monday, 8 April to reports of a stabbing.
“Officers attended and found a male, believed to be aged 15, suffering a stab injury.
“Shortly afterwards, at 15:19hrs, police were called to nearby Westminster Gardens where two 19-year-old men were found with stab wounds.
“All three victims have been taken to hospital; we await an update on their condition.
“Four arrests have been made and crime scenes remain in place.
“Enquiries are ongoing; anyone with information is asked to call 101 with CAD 4251/08APR or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”
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