An 18-year-old has been taken to hospital after a stabbing outside Croydon College.

Ambulance crews were called to the scene, on College Road, just after 1pm this afternoon after reports that a man had been stabbed.

Staff treated the 18-year-old man  who had been stabbed in the arm at the scene before taking him to hospital.

He is not considered to be in a life threatenening or life changing condition.

Police are at the scene investigating and have put up a police cordon.

A spokesman for the college said the incident was not related to the college and refused to comment further.

No arrests have been made

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