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London police investigating homicide in downtown house

Police say the incident occurred inside this house on Dufferin Avenue just east of Colborne Street.
Police say the incident occurred inside this house on Dufferin Avenue just east of Colborne Street. Kelly Wang/980 CFPL

London police are investigating a homicide that occurred Friday night in the downtown core.

Police were called around 9:20 p.m. to the area of Colborne Street and Dufferin Avenue.

Officials tell 980 CFPL a man was found inside a house on Dufferin Avenue just east of Colborne Street with serious injuries.

He was taken to hospital but succumbed to his injuries within an hour.

His identity has yet to be released.

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Police say another man was arrested in the area minutes later.

Officials believe the victim and accused knew each other.

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