London

Youths sought after man killed in Wye Street, Battersea

  • 22 June 2011
  • From the section London

A 20-year-old has been stabbed to death in south-west London.

The man's body was discovered close to Pennethorne House on Wye Street, Battersea, at 0130 BST on Wednesday.

The Metropolitan Police said it was trying to trace a group of youths who had been lingering nearby for about two hours before the murder took place.

Officers have told the victim's family of his death and a post-mortem examination is due on Thursday. No arrests have been made.

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