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7 June 2017, 11:32 | Updated: 7 June 2017, 11:41
Hertfordshire Police have launched a murder investigation following the death of a 15 year-old boy in Watford.
Local boy Koy Bentley, died from a fatal stab wound to the chest, following an incident inside a flat in Water Lane on Monday afternoon (June 5).
Officers were called to the address at around 2.30pm by the ambulance service. Sadly, despite the efforts of paramedics, Koy died at the scene.
Detective Inspector Pushpa Guild from the Major Crime Unit, said:
"Extensive enquiries are continuing at this time to establish the exact circumstances surrounding Koy’s death.
I am appealing for anyone with information that could assist the investigation to call the Major Incident Room on 01707 355666, quoting Op Constitute.
If you would rather provide information anonymously contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, or through their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court."