Six people have been arrested following the stabbing of a 15-year-old boy in Wood Green yesterday.

Police were called at 2pm to a barber's shop in Lordship Lane, where the teenager was found with multiple stab wounds.

He was taken to an east London hospital and his condition is described as stable.

Three 17-year-old boys, a 19-year-old man, a 16-year-old boy and an 18-year-old man have been arrested in connection with the incident and remain in custody at north London police stations.

Detectives are keeping an open mind as to why the teenager was stabbed.

Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to call detectives on 020 8345 0806 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.