17 year old fatally attacked in Sydenham: Police appeal for help

A 17-year-old boy has been fatally stabbed tonight in Sydenham after being attacked at the junction of Hazel Grove and Sydenham Road.

Police state they were called at 7:19pm. The Air Ambulance attended and despite best efforts the victim was pronounced dead at 8pm.

His next of kin have been informed and a crime scene remains in place.

Police are asking anyone in the area to contact them by calling 101 and quoting reference CAD6072/10APR


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