Three teenagers bailed over stabbing of 15-year-old in Derby

Three teenage boys arrested following the stabbing of a 15-year-old boy in Derby have been released on police bail.

The attack happened in an underpass off Phoenix Street, close to Landau Forte College, at about 16:00 GMT on Monday.

Derbyshire police said the boy's injuries were not life-threatening and he had now been released from hospital.

Officers have confirmed they do not believe the assault was gang-related.

Two 14-year-old boys were arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm while a 17-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to commit GBH.

All three were questioned and released on bail pending further inquiries.

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