Barking stabbing: Man fighting for life after east London knife attack

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man is fighting for life in hospital after being repeatedly stabbed in east London.

The attack took place on Longbridge Road, Barking on Friday.

A police statement said: “We are currently on scene at Longbridge Road, Barking responding to a serious assault where a male has received stab wounds. A crime scene is in place. 

“The victim is currently in a critical condition at an east London hospital.” 

Officers have dispatched extra patrols on the streets following the stabbing under a Section 60 order.

A Section 60 authority has been put in place. 


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