Arcola Street stabbing: Two arrested after 18-year-old stabbed in Stoke Newington

A police car in Arcola Street after an 18-year-old was stabbed last night Picture: @999London

A police car in Arcola Street after an 18-year-old was stabbed last night Picture: @999London - Credit: Archant

Two men have been arrested after a stabbing in Stoke Newington last night.

The stabbing in Arcola Street. Picture: @999London

The stabbing in Arcola Street. Picture: @999London - Credit: Archant

Officers were called to Arcola Street at 7.19pm and found two men suffering stab injuries.

An 18-year-old was taken to hospital. His injuries are not thought to be life threatening, and he is stable.

A 24-year-old and a 19-year-old were arrested on suspicion of assault. The 24-year-old was taken to hospital for treatment for a hand injury before being discharged.

Both men are in custody awaiting further enquiries.


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Anyone who witnessed this incident or has information but has not yet spoken with police is asked to call Hackney Police on 101 quoting CAD6972 of April 10.

Tweet @MetCC or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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