Appeal for mob attack stabbing

A MOB of 15 balaclava-clad teenagers attacked a 15-year-old, pulling him to the ground and stabbing him in the leg. The attack happened in Oxlow Lane, Dagenham, at 10pm on Friday January 30. The victim was walking with a friend when he was attacked by the

A MOB of 15 balaclava-clad teenagers attacked a 15-year-old, pulling him to the ground and stabbing him in the leg.

The attack happened in Oxlow Lane, Dagenham, at 10pm on Friday January 30.

The victim was walking with a friend when he was attacked by the gang of black and white youths aged around 14 to 15.

He was taken to Queen's Hospital in Romford and treated for his injuries. The attackers ran off in the direction of Rainham Road North.

Anyone with information is asked to call detective Henry McQuilliam on (020) 8217 5564 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.