Man stabbed in Ilford Sainsbury’s – linked by police to second attack at house in Forest Gate

A man has sustained serious injuries after being stabbed inside a Sainsbury’s store in Ilford tonight.

Horrified shoppers watched as the victim managed to get to his feet and try to walk out of the Roden Street store.

He was rushed to hospital with serious injuries.

Police are linking the incident to another stabbing in Forest Gate where another man was rushed to hospital with stab injuries.

A section 60 order has been implemented across Ilford town centre until 5am.

Witnesses are asked to call police on 101 quoting CAD 8094/21 May or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Mick Ferris

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