A 17-year-old boy has died after being found stabbed.

Metropolitan Police said officers were called to Westbury Road in Walthamstow at 9.20pm on Friday, October 23.

Despite treatment by paramedics at the scene the teenager was pronounced dead.

Police said officers are working to establish the 17-year-old’s identity and inform his next of kin.

A crime scene is in place and an investigation is in progress, but no arrests have been made.