Man, 20, found stabbed in Barking

farr avenue

A 20-year-old man was found stabbed in Farr Avenue on the Thames View Estate on Monday night. - Credit: Jon King

A man was stabbed in the back and shoulder in an attack in Barking.

Police officers found the injured 20-year-old in Farr Avenue on the Thames View Estate after they were called to reports of a stabbing at 9.15pm on Monday, May 10.

A spokesperson for the Met Police said: "The victim was taken to hospital where his injuries were deemed non-life-threatening and non-life-changing."

Enquiries are ongoing and no arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting reference CAD 7593/10MAY21.

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