Leicester

Boy, 16, arrested over Braunstone Town teenager stabbing

Kingsway, near Mossdale Meadows in Braunstone Town, Leicester. Image copyright Google
Image caption The attack happened on Kingsway, near Mossdale Meadows in Braunstone Town, Leicester

A 16-year-old boy, arrested in connection with the stabbing of a 15-year-old in Leicester on Friday, has been released on police bail.

The boy was attacked on Kingsway, in Braunstone Town, at about 22:45 GMT, while he was with his brother.

A spokesman for Leicestershire Police said the victim is in a serious but stable condition in hospital.

Det Insp Paul Kenyon said officers are appealing for further witnesses to come forward.

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