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A 17-year-old boy is in a stable condition after being stabbed in Essex.
Police were called to Windmere Road in Southend just before 10.30pm on Friday, September 21.
A teenage boy had been stabbed and was taken to hospital for treatment.
Officers said they believed it was an isolated incident and did not think there was a wider threat to the community.