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.

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"An investigation is ongoing. If anyone has any information about this incident, please report online at https://www.bedfordshire.police.uk/report quoting reference 447 of 27 July.

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