A 15-year-old boy was stabbed to death in a fight at his school in England today.
The teenager suffered multiple injuries in the incident at Park Campus School in West Norwood, south London.
Emergency services rushed to the scene shortly before 9am and took the boy to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
A second boy was receiving hospital treatment after being stabbed in the arm during the fight.
Three people have been arrested by murder squad detectives investigating the teenager’s death.
A Metropolitan Police spokesman said: “A murder inquiry has been launched after the death of a 15-year-old boy in south London.
“Police were called at 8.50am to reports of a male assaulted in Gipsy Road Gardens, SE27.
“Police, London Ambulance Service and an air ambulance attended the scene to find a 15-year-old male suffering multiple stab wounds.
“He was taken to a south London hospital and confirmed dead shortly after arrival. A post-mortem will be arranged in due course.
“A second teenager was also stabbed in the arm during the incident. He has been taken to a south London hospital with minor injuries.
“Detectives from Homicide and Serious Crime Command (HSCC) are investigating. Three people have been arrested in connection with the incident.”