Boy, 15, stabbed during Turkish culture festival in Clissold Park, Stoke Newington

A teenage boy was stabbed in broad daylight as revellers nearby took part in a cultural festival in Stoke Newington’s Clissold Park this weekend.

The 15-year-old suffered a stab wound to the abdomen shortly before 3.10pm on Sunday (July 3).

He was taken to hospital where his injury was described as non-life threatening or changing.

The attack happened during a Turkish cultural festival.

Officers have arrested a 14-year-old boy from Tottenham.


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Anyone with any information should call DC Simon Johnston on 020 7275 3628 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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