Two in custody after fatal stabbing

TWO teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a 14-year-old boy was stabbed in Essex.

TWO teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a 14-year-old boy was stabbed in Essex.

The 13-year-old and 14-year-old in custody are both from Chigwell in Essex.

Victim Jack Large lost his fight for life in the Royal London Hospital on Sunday evening with his parents by his side.

Jack, of Yeoman Way, Grange Hill was stabbed in the back and head in Limes Avenue in Grange Hill just before 11pm on Friday night.

The two arrested are being held in separate west Essex police stations.

Police are trying to trace a number of teenagers who were on the estate between 10pm and 11pm.

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Neighbourhood policing teams are continuing to provide a visible presence there.

Anyone with information on the attack should call Harlow Police on 01279 641212.

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