Three Dagenham teenagers arrested over stabbing

THREE Dagenham teenagers have been arrested in connection with a stabbing near South Essex College in Grays.

A 16-year-old boy from Grays was stabbed in the chest outside the college at 5.20pm on Monday, December 13.

He was taken to Basildon Hospital and released the following day.

A 17-year-old boy was arrested last Wednesday, December 22, on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent.

A 16-year-old was arrested on last Tuesday, December 21, on suspicion of causing GBH and another 16-year-old boy was arrested on Thursday, December 23, on suspicion of causing GBH with intent.

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Police confirmed all three teenagers are from Dagenham and have been bailed until Thursday, February 3.

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