A murder investigation has been launched after a woman was stabbed in Newham.
Police were called at 00:44am on Thursday (19 March) to a report of a woman with stab injuries at Altmore Avenue/Barking Road, E6.
Officers attended along with the London Ambulance Service (LAS) and found a woman in her twenties with serious injuries.
She was taken to hospital by LAS where she later died.
The Metropolitan Police says detectives from Specialist Crime North are investigating and would appeal to anyone who witnessed the incident or has information that could assist to call on 101 quoting CAD 213/19Mar.