男の子, 12, arrested following Worthing stabbing of 13-year-old boy

Five children as young as 12 are arrested after teenager, 13, was stabbed in gang brawl in seaside town of Worthing

  • Sussex Police said they had arrested five people after being called to incident
  • A 13-year-old boy has been taken to hospital for treatment following stabbing
  • Videos and pictures online showed large crowds and armed police
  • Police have called it ‘isolated incidentwith ‘no threat to wider community
  • Police have arrested five children as young as 12 after a 13-year-old boy was stabbed in Worthing, サセックス

    Sussex Police said they had arrested five people after being called to the incident on Chapel Road, Worthing at around 5pm, 昨日.

    The 13-year-old boy has since been taken to hospital for treatment.

    The five boys arrested are aged between 12 そして 15.

    Sussex Police said they had arrested five people after being called to the incident on Chapel Road, Worthing at around 5pm yesterday. 写真: Armed officers in Worthing yesterday

    Sussex Police said they had arrested five people after being called to the incident on Chapel Road, Worthing at around 5pm yesterday. 写真: Armed officers in Worthing yesterday

    Sussex Police have said in a statement: ‘We’ve detained five people following an alleged stabbing in Chapel Road, ワージング.

    ‘A 13-year-old boy has been taken to hospital for treatment. This is believed to be an isolated incident, with no threat to the wider community. Please contact us if you saw what happened.

    Officers put a cordon in place near the seaside town’s McDonald’s as they investigated.

    The 13-year-old boy has since been taken to hospital for treatment. 写真: Police and crowds by the cordon in Worthing yesterday

    The 13-year-old boy has since been taken to hospital for treatment. 写真: Police and crowds by the cordon in Worthing yesterday

    Police earlier said online that they were responding to an incident ‘involving a number of young people in Worthing town centre.

    They added in their statement: ‘There is a large police presence including firearms officers. Please avoid this area and we will provide an update as soon as we can.

    Videos online from the scene show crowds outside the seaside town’s McDonald’s.

    Armed police officers have also been pictured in the town centre and others have been photographed behind the cordon.

    Officers put a cordon in place near the seaside town's McDonald's as they investigated. 写真: Police at the scene in Worthing

    Officers put a cordon in place near the seaside town’s McDonald’s as they investigated. 写真: Police at the scene in Worthing