Two people have been arrested after a stabbing in east London.
Scotland Yard said police were called at 4.24pm on Sunday to Sandringham Road, Barking, to reports of a stabbing.
Two people have been arrest following a stabbing in #Barking.— Barking & Dagenham MPS (@MPSBarkDag) February 16, 2020
We were called at 16:24hrs to Sandringham Road to a man in his mid-20s suffering injuries. He has been taken to an east London hospital. His condition is critical. A crime scene is in place.
The victim, a man in his mid-twenties, is in a critical condition in an east London hospital.
London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance attended the incident, and a crime scene is in place.
Police said two males have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder.
Meanwhile, a man has been taken to hospital in a life-threatening condition after being stabbed in Hackney, north-east London.
Scotland Yard said officers were called to Brooke Road at about 5pm on Sunday and that no arrests had been made.