Teenager dies in street stab­bing

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A TEENAGE boy has been found stabbed to death af­ter po­lice were called to re­ports of a shoot­ing in south Lon­don.

Of­fi­cers have launched a mur­der in­ves­ti­ga­tion fol­low­ing the death of the 16-year-old vic­tim, who po­lice be­lieve was stabbed rather than shot.

They were called with the Lon­don Am­bu­lance Ser­vice to an in­ci­dent in the Tulse Hill area around 11pm on Mon­day.

They found the teen un­con­scious in the street but de­spite the ef­forts of paramedics, he was pro­nounced dead just 40 min­utes later.

“At this early stage, it is be­lieved the boy’s in­juries are stab rather than gun­shot wounds,” said the Metropoli­tan Po­lice in a state­ment.

Last night no ar­rests had been made.

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