Police vow to boost patrols after teenager is stabbed in Yaxley

PUBLISHED: 12:20 15 August 2017 | UPDATED: 12:20 15 August 2017

A teenager was stabbed in Yaxley.

A teenager was stabbed in Yaxley.

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Police are investigating following reports of a stabbing in Yaxley.

A teenage boy was assaulted by a group of men at around 7pm yesterday (August 14) in Park Close.

He received serious, but not life-threatening, injuries as a result of the incident.

The men were described as Asian and black, one was wearing a black T-shirt with a symbol on the front and the others were wearing baseball caps. The men took the victim’s bag containing his phone.

Officers, including those from the armed policing unit, attended the scene and an investigation is ongoing. No arrests have yet been made.

Detective Sergeant Amanda Foreman said: “We are keen to hear from anyone who has information about this incident. We know residents will be concerned and we will be conducting extra patrols in the area.”

Anyone with information regarding this incident should call police on 101 quoting CF0467040817 or visit www.contactcambspolice.uk/Report/. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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