Boy stabbed during fight with 12 youths in Huyton

A 15-year-old is in a critical condition after being stabbed in the chest during a fight involving 12 youths on Merseyside.

The victim was discovered in Endmoor Road, Huyton, on Monday afternoon.

Two teenagers, aged 15 and 16, were arrested on suspicion of assault. They were questioned on Tuesday and later released on bail.

Part of Endmoor Road, Woolfall Heath and Seth Powell Way were cordoned off for forensic examinations.

Detectives are currently seeking CCTV footage in the area and patrols have been stepped up.

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