A 14 year old boy has been seriously injured after a stabbing in Liverpool.
Police say the teenager arrived in hospital "with injuries to his back consistent with a stab wound" on the evening of Easter Sunday.
It it understood that although the stabbing happened in the Toxteth area, officers have not yet established the specific location.
Police cordons have been set up in Seaport Street and Lodge Lane to allow for forensic investigations.
An investigation is underway and anyone with information is asked to contact police.
Last night police put a Section 60 dispersal zone in place in the Toxteth area until 7am this morning to prevent more violence.