Tinsley Green: Boys aged 13 and 15 arrested over Sheffield stabbing that left 16-year-old in hospital

Three boys aged between 13 and 15 have been arrested in connection with a stabbing in a Sheffield park that left a 16-year-old needing hospital treatment.

Tuesday, 12th April 2022, 12:01 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th April 2022, 12:02 pm

Police were called out to the incident on Tinsley Green Park on Harrowden Road, Tinsley, at around 3.15pm yesterday, Monday, April 11, to reports of a stabbing.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesperson said a 16-year-old boy was ‘stabbed following an altercation with a known boy’.

The boy was subsequently taken to hospital via ambulance to be treated for his injuries which are not thought to be life threatening.

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The scene on Tinsley Green following an incident in which a 16-year-old boy was stabbed. Picture courtesy of Sheffield Online

“A 15 year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, a 15 year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm (GBH) and a 13 year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of affray. They remain in police custody,” said the spokesperson.

They added: “A cordon was in place while officers carried out their searches and enquiries.”

Call police on 101, quoting incident number 547 of April 11, 2022.