A teenager has died after a stabbing in east London overnight as the capital continues to be gripped by a surge in knife-crime.
Police, paramedics and London’s Air Ambulance were called to Chestnut Avenue, Forest Gate, at about 10.50pm where an 18-year-old man was pronounced dead 40 minutes later.
No arrests have been made.
Police are yet to declare it a murder but it is being treated as such, HuffPost has been told.
Formal identification and a post-mortem examination are due to take place, the Met said.
A cordon remains at the scene and police on Tuesday urged anyone with information on the incident to come forward.
The death comes after two…