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Source: United Kingdom London Metropolitan Police

Detectives have launched a murder investigation following the death of a man who was found with stab injuries in Hammersmith. 

Police were called at around 19:50hrs on Tuesday, 5 May, to a seriously injured man at a flat off Fulham Palace Road near the junction with Hammersmith Square, W6.

Officers attended the location, along with ambulance colleagues, and immediately provided first aid.

The 32-year-old man, who was found injured, was pronounced dead at the scene at 20:29hrs. His next of kin has been informed.

A post-mortem examination is due to be held at Uxbridge Mortuary on Thursday, 7 May. Formal identification is yet to take place.

A 30-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder. He has been taken into custody at a west London police station.

The arrested man and the deceased were known to each other.

Enquiries continue to establish the full circumstances.

Any witnesses or anyone with information are asked to call police on 101 reference 6697/05May.

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