Teenager arrested following suspected stabbing in Leamington - The Leamington Observer

Teenager arrested following suspected stabbing in Leamington

Leamington Editorial 9th Mar, 2020 Updated: 9th Mar, 2020   0

A TEENAGER was taken to hospital after suffering suspected stab injuries in Leamington.

Police were called at around 10.10pm on Friday night to an incident outside a house, where it is believed a party was taking place, in Kinross Road in Lillington.

A 16-year-old boy was discovered with suspected stab injuries. He was taken to hospital by ambulance but his injuries are not life-threatening.

A 14-year-old boy was arrested in connection. He has since been released on bail.

Det Sgt Rich Simpkins from Warwickshire Police said: “Enquiries are ongoing, and this is currently being treated as an isolated incident with no wider risk to the community.

“However, if anyone has any information in relation to the incident, please call Warwickshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 541 of 6 March 2020.”

Information can also be given anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via its website.

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