Two people have been arrested following the fatal stabbing of a teenager in south London.
The men, aged 19 and 27, were arrested after they arrived at a hospital shortly after the murder which took place in Battersea, less than half a mile from Prince George’s primary school.
Police and London Ambulance Service were called to Wolsey Court, off Westbridge Road, at 7.52pm on Tuesday following reports of a stabbing. The police arrived to find a 19-year-old with stab wounds. He died at the scene at 8.36pm.
The Metropolitan Police said a murder investigation has been launched after the teenager was stabbed to death. They added that the two men arrested in relation to the stabbing were taken to separate police stations and the victim’s next of kin have been informed.