Stabbing in Forest Hill

Detectives are appealing for information following a stabbing in Forest Hill.

Police were called around 5pm on Sunday 10th June to Cranston Road where a 16-year-old was found with stab wounds to his shoulder and back.

He was taken to a South London Hospital where he remains in a serious but stable condition. Police inquiries are continuing and no arrest have been made.

It is believed the victim was on his way to visit a friend and when he stopped to speak with three men and then was stabbed.

The suspects are believed to be between the ages of 19 and 20. All were black and dressed in dark clothing.