Quenby Street, Hulme: Google Maps

Police appeal for witnesses after a boy aged 16 was stabbed in Manchester.

Detectives believe there may have been witnesses to the stabbing of a 16-year-old boy in Hulme.

Officers were called just before 5:30pm on 11 November 2021 to reports a teenager had been stabbed at Quenby Street, Hulme.

Emergency services attended and a 16-year-old boy was taken to hospital with serious injuries. He remains in a serious but stable condition in hospital.

No arrests have been made and officers believe this to be an isolated incident.

Detective Sergeant Paddy Connell, of GMP’s City of Manchester district, said: “The victim sustained two knife wounds to the legs requiring surgery and was in a life-threatening condition for several hours.

“He is still in hospital but is stable and is anticipated he will make a full recovery.

“The incident was early in the evening and we believe it would have been witnessed and keen to speak to anyone in the area at the time.

“Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting incident log 2313 of 11/11/2021.”Information can also be reported online or by using the Live Chat function at www.gmp.police.uk.