Murder investigation under way following stabbing on High Street Yiewsley

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A murder investigation is under way following a stabbing in Yiewsley.

Police were called at 12:12am this morning (4 January) by the London Ambulance Service to reports of a stabbing on the High Street.

Officers attended and joined paramedics who were treating a man, believed aged in his 40s, who had been found with stab wounds.

Despite their best efforts, the man was pronounced dead at 12:43am.

His next of kin are aware and will be supported by specialist officers.

A post-mortem examination will be scheduled in due course.

At this early stage there have been no arrests.

A crime scene is in place and some local road closures remain in place while enquiries are carried out.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting reference 0063/04JAN. To remain anonymous, contact Crimestoppers on their website or by calling 0800 555 111.