Boy stabbed in the back in Luton park

Police are investigating after a boy was stabbed in the back in a children's play area in Luton last night (Monday).

Tuesday, 27th July 2021, 5:18 pm

A Beds Police spokesman said: "We were called at around 9pm last night to a report that a teenage boy had been stabbed in the back in a park off Grampian Way, Luton.

"Emergency services attended the scene and the boy was taken to hospital for treatment.

"His injury is neither life-threatening or life-changing and he was later discharged.

Police (stock image)

"An investigation is ongoing. If anyone has any information about this incident, please report online at quoting reference 447 of 27 July.

"Alternatively, please call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."