Police in Hackney are investigating the death of a teenage boy, following a stabbing near a convenience store on Homerton High Street just before midnight last night.
A police spokesperson said: “London Ambulance Service were called to the scene and a male believed to be in his mid-teens was found with injuries.
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“London Air Ambulance was also called, but the victim was pronounced dead at the scene a short while later”.
There have been no arrests.
Homerton High Street was closed both ways at Ponsford High Street overnight, but re-opened shortly before 8 AM this morning.