Two boys aged 11 and 12 have been arrested in connection with a stabbing, police have confirmed.

The incident occurred in Daganham yesterday evening

The incident occurred in Dagenham yesterday evening

The attack happened in Dagenham, East London last night. The victim of the attack was a 19 year-old youth. The teenager was taken to hospital, where he remains. His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

The boys who were arrested have been bailed while police continue their enquiries.

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