Six people have been arrested following the fatal stabbing of a teenager in Wandsworth.

The six males (no further details) have been arrested on suspicion of murder and taken to separate west London police stations for questioning.

Police were called to Deeside Road at 4.42pm on June 14 following reports of a stabbing.

Officers and London Ambulance Service attended and found a male, believed to be aged in his late teens in a critical condition.

He died at the scene a short while later.

A crime scene remains in place and police are appealing for anyone with information on what happened to call them urgently on 101 quoting CAD reference 5877/14June.

A post-mortem examination will be held in due course.

Formal identification awaits. Police are in the process of informing the victim’s next of kin.

The Homicide and Major Crime Command will be leading on this investigation in close partnership with police in Wandsworth.

Local residents can expect an enhanced police presence in the area.

Anyone with information can also call Crimestoppers anonymously via 0800 555 111.

If there are any young people who either have information about violence or knife crime, they can visit where they can pass on information anonymously. Fearless is part of the Crimestoppers charity, and is also independent of the police.

If you need help or information to support someone you suspect is involved in knife crime, or you want assistance yourself, then you can visit or LondonNeedsYouAlive.