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Teenager stabbed to death in street

Published 10/06/2015

Police are appealing for information after a 17-year-old boy died in a stab attack
Police are appealing for information after a 17-year-old boy died in a stab attack

Scotland Yard detectives are investigating the fatal stabbing of a 17-year-old boy.

Metropolitan Police said the teenage victim died in hospital shortly after 6pm today.

Emergency services were called to Caldy Walk in Islington, north London, following reports the boy - who has not yet been identified - had been stabbed.

The death will be investigated by detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command.

A police spokesman confirmed the Met were looking for a suspect or suspects.

In a statement, the force said: "At this early stage, officers retain an open mind as to any motive. There has been no arrest."

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