Boy arrested after teenager stabbed multiple times in Luton park

A teenage boy has been arrested in Luton after another boy was stabbed multiple times in a park.

Monday, 1st March 2021, 3:42 am
Updated Monday, 1st March 2021, 3:44 am

The shocking attack happened at around 3.15pm on Saturday.

Police were called to reports that a teenage boy had been stabbed at Runley Road recreational park.

The victim was taken to hospital by air ambulance with multiple stab wounds.

The boy was stabbed in Runley Road Recreation Park

He remains in hospital in a serious but stable condition.

Another teenage boy has been arrested and is currently in police custody for questioning.

Det Sgt Gary Hatton said: “We have arrested one person in connection with this incident and are continuing to progress our enquiries.

“If you have any information or were in the area at the time, please contact us as it could be vital in piecing together the circumstances leading up to this attack.

“We do not tolerate knife crime in our county and will come down hard on those responsible.”

Anyone with information is asked to report it online or call 101, quoting reference CAD 267 of February 27.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.