Teenage boy, 15, in hospital with ‘knife wound’ after Sidcup robbery

PUBLISHED: 09:20 18 September 2017 | UPDATED: 13:07 18 September 2017

Kent Police

Kent Police


The incident happened at around 8pm on Sunday

A teenage boy has been left hospitalised after he was stabbed during a Sidcup robbery.

Police were called to Halfway Street between Ye Olde Black Horse pub and the junction for Burnt Oak Lane just before 8pm Sunday evening.

A Met Police spokesperson: “A 15-year-old boy had been stabbed in the arm and a bag stolen.

“He was taken to a local hospital and his injuries have been described as not life-threatening or life-changing.

“The robbers were both using a single scooter and made off towards Sidcup High Street.”

A spokesperson from London Ambulance Service said: “A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “We were called at 7.57pm yesterday (17 September) to Halfway Street, Sidcup to reports of a stabbing.

“We sent an ambulance crew, a single responder in a car and an incident response officer to the scene.

“We treated a teenager for an arm injury at the scene and took him as a priority to hospital.”

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