A murder investigation has been launched after a teenager was stabbed to death in Slough.

Officers were called at around 7.55pm on Saturday to Benjamin Lane, Wexham, following reports that an 18-year-old had been stabbed following an altercation.

South Central Ambulance Service attended the scene and took the injured male to Wexham Park Hospital for treatment, but he was later pronounced dead. His next of kin have been informed.

Thames Valley Police said they have made two arrests and are following a number of lines of inquiry.

Road closures are in place and are likely to remain for some time.

Dejan Avramovic, of Thames Valley Police's major crime unit, said: "Members of the public will see an increased police presence whilst we continue to investigate and patrols will be increased in the area.

"We would ask anyone with any information or concerns to please speak to one of our officers.

"I would also like to appeal to the public to please come forward with any information that they may have in connection with this incident.

"Additionally we would ask anyone with dash-cam footage or CCTV footage to please come forward."

Anyone with any information should call 101 quoting reference 1118 4/1/2020.

Published: by Radio NewsHub
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