Newham stabbing leaves teenager, 18, dead

General view of Chadd Green Image copyright Google
Image caption The man was found critically injured in Chadd Green, Newham

A teenager has been stabbed to death in Newham, east London.

The Metropolitan Police said the man, believed to be 18, was found critically injured with stab wounds at 15:30 BST in Chadd Green.

Officers and London Ambulance Service attended. The teenager was pronounced dead an hour later.

The Met said the next of kin had been informed. A post-mortem examination and formal identification are being arranged.

An investigation is under way, but there have not yet been any arrests.

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