Teen stabbed and found dead in Grand Union canal (London)

A murder investigation has been launched following a stabbing in Ladbroke Grove.

Police were called at approximately 17:45hrs on Sunday, 25 June to reports of a male in the canal by Scrubs Lane, W10 suffering a stab injury.

Officers and London Ambulance Service attended the scene.

A 17-year-old male was pulled from the water. However, despite the efforts of the emergency services he was pronounced dead at the scene at 18:10hrs.

His next of kin have been informed.

A post-mortem examination is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, 28 June.

A crime scene remains in place.


No arrests; enquiries into the circumstances continue.

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