09 July 2020 08:38

"Despite the efforts of the emergency services, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Bat's the way I like it! The Daily Star's FREE newsletter is packed with the best (and weirdest) stories from around the world Sign up today! Thank you for subscribing See our privacy notice Invalid Email Police have launched an investigation after a teenager was found stabbed to death in south London. The 18-year-old was found with fatal wounds on Wednesday evening, in Dulwich. Cops were called to the incident where emergency services battled to save the man's life.

Murder probe launched after young man, 18, stabbed to death in south London

He was pronounced dead at the scene, despite efforts, reports Mail Online. The Metropolitan Police have started a murder probe and guarded off the area placing a crime scene. As of yet, no arrests have been made, and the next of kin is being traced. Anyone with information should call police on 101 quoting CAD 6306/8July or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. In a statement the Met said: "Officers and London Ambulance Service attended and found a man, believed aged 18, suffering stab injuries. "Despite the efforts of the emergency services, he was pronounced dead at the scene. "Work is underway to locate and inform next of kin. "A crime scene remains in place." (Image: PA) A neighbour told the Evening Standard: "There was a lot of young men running around the area at the time. "I've heard the man that died, was a only child who used to live on the estate and was visiting friends. "Since 6.30pm there has been a high police presence here, with a van and cop doing loops."