Update: 1030 hrs
FOUR teenagers have been arrested following an assault in Tilbury on Thursday morning (June 23rd) which saw a boy stabbed.
A 16-year-old boy from East London, a 16-year-old boy from Tilbury; a 17-year-old boy from Ilford and a 17-year-old boy from Purfleet (who all cannot be named for legal reasons) are in custody at Grays police station.
THREE men are being sought after a man was stabbed in Tilbury.
Essex Police were called to Calcutta Road in Tilbury at around 9.20am on Thursday, June 23, following reports that a man had been stabbed in the arm.
Three men, described as black, aged 18 and wearing black jackets and tracksuits left the scene.
The victim, a man aged in his 20s, was taken to hospital. His injuries are not thought to be life threatening.
Anybody with any information about the incident is asked to contact Essex Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.