Police investigating 8th fatal teenage stabbing this year

The teenager was stabbed to death on Heather Way in South Croydon Photo: Google

Detectives are investigating the murder of a teenager in South Croydon.

The victim, who's believed to be 19 was found by police on Heather Way suffering from stab wounds. Paramedics who'd rushed to the scene battled to save his life and he was flown by air ambulance to a nearby hospital but died later from his wounds.

Two youths, who're both also 19 year old are in police custody being questioned on suspicion of murder.

He is the 8th teenager stabbed to death in the capital so far this year.