A teenager was stabbed in an alleyway in Maidenhead - and two 14-year-olds have been arrested.

The 15-year-old old boy was stabbed in what appears to have been a fight in an alleyway between Kidwells Park and Bailey Close on Sunday at around 5pm.

The boy was rushed to hospital but he has now been discharged.

Two 14-year-old boys have been arrested on suspicion of GBH with intent in connection with the stabbing and are currently in police custody.

Investigating officer, Detective Chief Inspector Will Crowther, of Maidenhead CID, said: “I am appealing for witnesses to this incident, during which a teenage boy sustained stab wounds.

“Fortunately they were not life threatening injuries and he received prompt hospital treatment.

“I would like to appeal to residents in the local area to come forward if they have any information in relation to this incident, and also anyone who has access to CCTV or mobile phone footage in the area to please come forward.

“I understand that an incident like this can cause alarm within the local community, however I’d like the public to be reassured by the fact that we have made arrests in connection with this, as well as there now being a police presence in place at this location.

“Please speak to officers as they make their patrols if you have any concerns.

“Anyone who has any information regarding this, or believes they saw something, is asked to contact Thames Valley Police on 101, quoting reference 43210073582. You can also make reports online.

“Alternatively you can contact independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 for 100 per cent anonymity.”