A 19-year-old teenager was stabbed and injured in the early moments of Sunday morning (April 11), prompting a police appeal.

The Metropolitan Police said they had so far made no arrests after confirming a young man suffered stab injuries around midnight on Sunday morning and was rushed to hospital.

The 19-year-old was rushed to hospital, with police suggesting his condition was not believed to be life-threatening as they waited for an update.

In a statement, a spokesperson for the Met Police said:

"Police were called by London Ambulance Service (LAS) at 00:18hrs on Sunday, 11 April, to a report of male with stab injuries in the More London Riverside area of SE1.

"Officers attended along with LAS and found a 19-year-old man suffering stab injuries. He has been taken to hospital. While we await a full assessment, his condition is not believed to be life-threatening.

"An investigation is under way to establish the circumstances. Police cordons were put in place at several locations overnight. All cordons have now been lifted.

"There has been no arrest at this early stage."