A fight in Orpington resulted in a teenage boy being stabbed in broad daylight this evening.

Police say they were called to a fight on the high street at the junction with Spur Road just before 7pm.

Two males have been arrested on suspicion of GBH. The injured teenager was taken to hospital and remains in a stable condition.

Reports on social media suggest the victim, who police believe to be in his late teens, ran into Tesco after the attack to plead for help.

A police spokesman said enquiries into the full circumstances are ongoing.

Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call police via 101 quoting reference 7262/04July. You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously via 0800 555 111.