Police have arrested five teenagers in connection with a stabbing that happened in Norwich on Tuesday (23 February 2021).

Police were called at 3:15pm  to Aylmer Tower, Lefroy Road in Norwich, to reports that a teenage boy had been attacked with a bladed weapon by a group of teenagers.

The victim suffered serious injuries, and was taken by ambulance to the Norfolk and Norwich Hospital, where he remains in a stable condition.

Seals were temporarily in place at a number of addresses in the city while officers conducted enquiries.

Officers arrested one teenage boy on Tuesday, and four teenage boys  on Wednesday in relation to the incident, who will all be questioned in due course.

If anyone witnessed the attack, or has any information related to the incident, they are encouraged to contact Detective Sergeant Ian Fuller at Bethel Street Police Station either on 101, or at CIDAppealsNorwich@norfolk.pnn.police.uk quoting crime number 36/11829/21.

Alternatively, they can contact Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555111.