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Source: United Kingdom London Metropolitan Police

Man arrested after two men stabbed in Hackney

A man has been arrested after two men suffered knife injuries in Hackney.

Police were called at 23.24hrs on 27 June to reports of the incident near Clapton Common, E5.

Officers and London Ambulance Service attended the scene where they found two men, both aged in their 20s, suffering from injuries.

They have been taken to hospital, where the condition of both has been assessed as neither life-threatening nor life-changing.

A 33-year-old man was arrested near to the scene. He has been taken into police custody.

The incident is not being treated as a hate crime. It is understood that those injured and the man arrested are Romanian nationals.

Enquiries continue to establish the full circumstances. Any witnesses who are yet to speak with police are asked to call 101 quoting reference 9654/27jun

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