Police are appealing for witnesses after a 16-year-old boy was stabbed in broad daylight.

The victim was attacked in Markhouse Road, Walthamstow, at around 3.15pm on Monday (August 27).

Three days on, no arrests have been made and detectives from Waltham Forest continue to investigate.

A spokesman for Scotland Yard said anyone with witnessed a fight between youths in the road around the time of the incident, or who has footage, should call Waltham Forest Criminal Investigation Department on 101, quoting CAD 4042/27AUG.

To give information anonymously, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

The teenager’s injuries are not life-threatening or life-changing.