Teen Stabbed In Wellingborough

24 April 2015, 06:20

Detectives in Wellingborough are appealing for witnesses to an assault in the town on Saturday night which left a 17-year-old boy with stab wounds.

The teenager was attending an event at the Wellingborough African Caribbean Association in Rock Street, Wellingborough, when the incident happened.

An altercation took place outside the venue sometime between 11pm and 11.55pm, which resulted in the teenager being stabbed.

He was taken to University Hospital Coventry for treatment and is in a stable condition with serious but not life threatening injuries.

The offenders are believed to be part of a group of white and black men, aged between 16 and 20.

Police would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed this incident or anyone who had attended the event at the African Caribbean Association and has any information about this incident but has yet to speak to officers.

Two 15-year-old boys have been arrested and released on bail in connection with the incident.

Witnesses or anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.