Teenager stabbed in Stockport

A 14-year-old boy has been arrested following a stabbing on a Stockport street.

The incident happened at about 6.30pm on Sunday 9 June in Didsbury Road, Heaton Mersey.

The victim, a 13-year-old boy, was taken to hospital for treatment but his injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

The suspect has been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent.

Det Insp Simon Akker, of GMP, said: "I understand this will cause some concern given the ages of those involved but I hope the fact that we have made an arrest - along with an increased police presence in the area - will provide the local community with some reassurance."

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