Teenager stabbed at Cambridgeshire Bank Holiday Monday market - air ambulance flown to scene

PUBLISHED: 16:49 26 August 2019

Bourn in South Cambridgeshire where a teenager was stabbed today. Police are investigating. The incident happened just outside the Bank Holiday Monday market. Picture; GOOGLE MAPS

Bourn in South Cambridgeshire where a teenager was stabbed today. Police are investigating. The incident happened just outside the Bank Holiday Monday market. Picture; GOOGLE MAPS

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A teenage boy was stabbed as he attended a Bank Holiday Monday market in Cambridgeshire today.

The 17-year-old victim is in hospital following the stabbing at Bourn Market, Cambridge, this stabbing at Bourn Market.

A police spokesman said: "It is believed the victim was stabbed at about 9.15am, suffering serious but not life threatening injuries.

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"At this time no arrests have been made."

Anyone with information about the incident should call police on 101 or report online at www.cambs.police.uk/report quoting incident 137 of 26 August. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or report online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

An air ambulance was called to the market after the teenager was stabbed; one report stated he had been stabbed in the chest.

The market, which can attract up to 20,000 visitors, carried on but a small area was taped off as police conducted forensic examinations.


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