Hounslow: Murder investigation - 'Tragic that another young man has lost his life in a stabbing'

A man died of stab wounds in Hounslow on Tuesday January 16.
Grove Road in Hounslow. Grove Road in Hounslow.
Grove Road in Hounslow.

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was stabbed to death in Hounslow.

Police were called to the scene of the stabbing in Grove Road at about 1.15am on Tuesday (January 16).

They found a 24-year-old man with knife wounds, who died despite the efforts of emergency services.

Chief Superintendent Sean Wilson, responsible for policing in west London, said: “It is tragic that another young man has lost his life in a stabbing. My thoughts are with his family and friends.

“Officers in Hounslow are supporting the murder investigation and I would encourage anyone who knows anything about the circumstances of this incident to contact us immediately.”

Police say the victim's family are being supported by specialist officers.

There have been no arrests and a post mortem examination will be carried out in the coming days.

Any witnesses or anyone with any information can call 101 quoting CAD 274/16Jan. Information can be shared online.

To remain anonymous contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.