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Major crime section investigating after death of West London stabbing victim

The front of London Police headquarters. Matthew Trevithick/980 CFPL

London police say a woman rushed to hospital following a stabbing in West London has died of her injuries.

Police say that around 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday, they were called to a home in the 100 block of Britannia Avenue in relation to a stabbing investigation.

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Officers found a woman with obvious stab wounds. She was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries, police said.

According to police, a suspect has been arrested.

In an update just before 3:30 p.m., police announced that the victim had died of her injuries and that the investigation has been reassigned to the major crime section.

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Police add that there is no risk to public safety.

— with files from Global News’ Jacquelyn LeBel.

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