By Joe Davies For Mailonline
Published: 21:09 BST, 5 September 2020 | Updated: 01:28 BST, 6 September 2020
Seven people were stabbed in London yesterday evening in a night of violence across the city.
A teenage boy was knifed on a train platform before another male was found with stab wounds at a neighbouring underground station after they had an 'altercation'.
The teenager was stabbed at West Ham Station at 6.50pm while the other victim was found at Abbey Road DLR Station after getting a train shortly afterwards.
Both were taken to hospital where they remain after being treated by paramedics.
Meanwhile, five men were stabbed on the Broadway in Bexleyheath at around 9.33pm.
One of the victims has potentially life-threatening injuries. Five men have been arrested on suspicion of causing GBH.
A teenage boy was stabbed at West Ham Station in London at 6.50pm while another knife victim was found at Abbey Road DLR Station half a mile down the road shortly afterwards
Five people were stabbed on the Broadway in Bexleyheath at 9.33pm. All were taken to hospital and one has potentially life-threatening injuries
Onlookers said passengers on the tube were rushed back into their carriages at West Ham Station
The two men had an 'altercation' after meeting on a stairway at West Ham Tube station before the stabbing
Police and ambulances swarmed West Ham station after the attack and a crime scene was put in place.