A TEENAGER died after being stabbed in east London on Friday evening following reports of a fight – and another boy was found with stab injuries, police have said.
Officers were to Church Road in Havering at 6.41pm where they found one of the victims, believed to be in his mid-teens, had been wounded.
They provided first aid with a member of the public and an air ambulance attended, but he was pronounced dead at 7.07pm.
Officers are in the process of tracing next of kin and formal identification has not yet taken place. A post-mortem examination will be held in due course.
The Met Police was also called at 6.51pm to reports of a male stabbed on Retford Road, one mile away.
They found a second boy, also aged in his mid-teens, suffering from a stab wound.
He was taken to an east London hospital. There are no updates on his condition as yet.
Homicide detectives from the Specialist Crime Command have been informed.
Three people have been arrested in connection with the investigation and a number of crime scenes remain in place, the force said.
Anyone with information is asked to call police via 101 quoting reference Cad 6572/07May. Alternatively, to remain anonymous contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.