Police are continuing to appeal for information six days after a 15-year-old was stabbed in Croydon last week.

The stabbing happened on Tuesday (September 21) sometime before 4.30pm, around the time police were called to the scene on Church Street.

Eye-witnesses reported a heavy emergency services presence, with an air ambulance landing in the area to assist with first responders.

A spokesperson for the Met Police, who continue to appeal for information about the stabbing, told the Croydon Guardian:

"Police were called shortly before 16.30hrs on Tuesday, 21 September to Church Street, Croydon following reports of a stabbing.

"Officers, London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance attended and 15-year-old boy was taken to hospital with stab injuries.

"His condition has been assessed as not life-threatening or life-changing."

Your Local Guardian:

Six days on from the stabbing, no arrests have been made and police are appealing to the public for help in their investigation:

"Enquiries are ongoing and there have been no arrests.

"Anyone with any information is asked to call 101 and quote reference 5260/21Sept.

"To remain 100% anonymous call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit Crimestoppers_uk.org," the Met appeal read.