An investigation has been launched following a fatal stabbing in Willesden Lane.
Police were called at around 5:40pm today (6 Feb) to a stabbing incident in Willesden Lane, NW6.
Officers attended along with London Ambulance Service and found two males suffering stab injuries.
One of the males – aged in his 20s – was pronounced dead at the scene. His next of kin have been informed.
A second male – believed to be aged in his teens – was taken to hospital.
Police have confirmed that his condition has been assessed as critical.
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There has been no arrest at this early stage. An urgent investigation is underway to establish the full circumstances.
Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting CAD 5580/06feb. To remain anonymous, please call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
A Section 60 is in place until 0930hrs on 7 February covering Brent and the north of Westminster.
London and UK Crime tweeted: “A murder investigation has started after a man in his 20s was stabbed in Willesden Lane, Kilburn, north west London.”
Brent MPS Tweeted: “We’re working at the scene of a double stabbing at 5.40pm in Willesden Lane #Kilburn. Two males sustained critical injuries. We will provide further updates asap.
“Anyone with info pls call 101 quoting CAD 5580/06feb. To remain anonymous, please contact Crimestoppers.
They continued: “Sadly, one of the two people stabbed in #Kilburn – a man aged in his 20s – died at the scene. His next of kin have now been informed. We urge anyone with information to call police via 101 quoting CAD 5580/06feb”