A 14-year-old boy has been stabbed at Teddington Lock.

The teenager was wounded during a robbery on Friday evening (14 May).

A Met Police spokesperson said: “Police were called to Teddington Lock at 20:13pm on Friday, 14 May following reports of a large fight and a possible stabbing.

“Officers attended with London Ambulance Service paramedics but were unable to locate anyone who had been stabbed.

“Large crowds of youths were dispersed and a knife was found. A Section 60 order was put in place, providing officers with additional search powers.

“Shortly after 21:00hrs, police became aware of a 14-year-old male who had presented himself at hospital with a small stab wound which is not believed to be life threatening.

“He is believed to be the victim first reported to police and it is understood his injury was sustained during a robbery.

“An investigation has been launched. Anyone with information is asked to call 101 or tweet @MetCC providing the reference CAD7586/14MAY.”