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Teenager stabbed to death three days after boy, 14, dies in knife attack in same area


An adolescent has been stabbed to death three days after one other boy died in a knife attack in the same area of east London.

Police have been referred to as to Coolfin Road, Canning Town at 2.45pm at the moment to experiences of a person, believed to be aged 18, having been attacked.

Officers and London Ambulance Service attended however regardless of their greatest efforts he died on the scene, in accordance to a press release from the Met.

It comes after 15-year-old Fares Maatou died after being stabbed close by on Friday.

The two incidents occurred a couple of seven minute drive from one another, although police say the incidents aren’t being handled as associated.

A homicide investigation has been launched following the attack

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A criminal offense scene stays in place following at the moment’s incident, with Freemasons Road cordoned off by Nisa’s store.

Enquiries into the circumstances proceed.

There have been no arrests, the pressure has confirmed.

A bit 60 has been authorised for the entire of Newham borough between 4pm at the moment and seven am on Tuesday, April 27.

Met police launch another murder investigation in Newham, East London after a male aged 18 was stabbed to death in Coolfin road, Canning Town

Emergency companies have been referred to as at round 2.45pm this afternoon

Section 60 is an influence that enables law enforcement officials to cease and search with out affordable grounds.

Footage from the scene exhibits law enforcement officials in face masks passing underneath the cordon, with members of the general public having gathered.

A witness stated one boy was in tears by the facet of the street, his head in arms.

Police at the scene of Monday's stabbing in Coolfin Road in Canning Town

Police on the scene of Monday’s stabbing in Coolfin Road in Canning Town

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson stated: “We have been referred to as at 2.48pm at the moment (26 April) to experiences of a stabbing on Coolfin Road, E16.

“We despatched two ambulance crews, a medic in a automobile, a complicated paramedic and an incident response officer. We additionally dispatched a workforce from London’s Air Ambulance.

“Sadly, a person died on the scene.”

Fares Maatou was stabbed on Friday

Fares Maatou was stabbed on Friday

A resident who lives simply up the street from the place the stabbing passed off instructed MyLondon: “I moved right here from Stratford 4 years in the past.

“I’ve two youngsters – one and a half years outdated and 9 – and initially I believed it was a protected area to transfer to, however I now need to transfer out after listening to about stabbings two days in the past and knife crime occurring on the common right here.

“I do not need my youngsters to develop up right here and wish to transfer out of London.”

Another stated: “The youthful technology assume it is a PS4 sport. Life has no worth, there is no respect, no rules, no nothing. So it isn’t the area, it is the upbringing.”

Police have confirmed there was additionally a stabbing at the moment in Poplar which is shut to Canning Town.