A man has been taken to a major trauma centre after he was stabbed in Dagenham. 

Police found a 26-year-old man with knife injuries in Goresbrook Road at around 10pm on Friday (February 2). 

A spokesperson for the London Ambulance Service said: “We sent some resources to the scene including an ambulance crew and an advanced paramedic. We also dispatched a trauma team by car from London’s Air Ambulance.

“We treated a man at the scene, before taking him to a major trauma centre.”

Barking and Dagenham Post: A 26-year-old remains in hospital whilst police continue with enquiriesA 26-year-old remains in hospital whilst police continue with enquiries (Image: Google Maps)

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A spokesperson for the Metropolitan Police confirmed to The Post today (February 5) that the man remains in hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

Concerned locals took to Facebook after noticing a large police presence in the area. 

One user said: "What happened at Goresbrook shops today, police everywhere". 

Enquiries into the circumstances surrounding the stabbing are ongoing and police have asked witnesses to contact 101, quoting reference 8214/02feb if they have information.