A murder investigation has been launched following the fatal stabbing of a teenage boy in Haringey.
Police were called at 9:10pm on Tuesday (19 January) to West Green Road, junction with Willow Walk, N15.
Officers attended with London Ambulance Service and found a male, aged 17, suffering from a stab injury.
CPR was administered at the scene before the victim was taken to hospital. Sadly he was pronounced dead at 4:25am.
His next of kin are being supported by specialist officers.
Acting North Area Commander, Superintendent Simon Crick, said: “This is a dreadfully sad loss of life and I understand how shocked the community will be. I want them to know that they can expect to see more officers in the area and to approach them if they want to discuss any concerns or share any information.”
Any witnesses, or those with information, should call police on 101 or tweet @MetCC quoting CAD 6899/19JAN.