An investigation has been launched after a teenager was stabbed in broad daylight.

Officers were called to St Oswalds Road in Croydon yesterday (May 19) at 3.30pm.

A 19-year-old man was taken to a south London hospital where his condition is now being treated as non-life threatening.

No arrests have been made at this stage and detectives continue with their enquiries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact officers via 101 quoting reference 4577/19May.

A Section 60 Order was implemented across Croydon, Bromley and parts of Lambeth boroughs.

Anyone who witnessed this incident or has information is asked to contact Croydon CID by dialling 101 and quoting CAD4577/19MAY, tweet @MetCC or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.