TWO teenagers have been arrested in connection with the stabbing of a 16-year-old boy in Canvey on Friday 19 July.
We were called around 4.50pm on Friday 19 July, with reports that a 16 year-old-boy had been stabbed following a verbal altercation between a group of teenage boys on Knightswick Road.
The 16-year-old boy was taken to hospital by air ambulance with serious but non-life threatening injuries.
A 17-year-old boy from Tilbury and a 14-year-old boy from Basildon were arrested on suspicion of committing grievous bodily harm.
They have been released under investigation whilst enquiries continue.
Detectives would still like to speak to anyone who was in the Knightswick Road area around this time and either witnessed, or has any information about the incident.