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Boy, 17, critical after stabbing in Parsons Green

A 17-year-old is in a critical but stable condition after being stabbed in south-west London.

The boy was stabbed on Friday afternoon on Eel Brook Common, Musgrave Crescent, off New Kings Road, in Parsons Green.

He is believed to have been followed and then stabbed after a minor scuffle involving several youths, while he and his friends were out playing football.

Two boys, aged 14, and one, aged 15, are being questioned at a west London police station.

Officers from Hammersmith and Fulham borough are investigating.

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