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Crossharbour stabbing: Man arrested after teen killed

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Image caption The two victims were discovered injured near Crossharbour DLR Station in the Isle of Dogs

A man has been arrested after a teenager was stabbed to death at a Docklands light railway station in London.

The 19-year-old died on Friday after the knife attack at Crossharbour DLR station in Poplar, east London.

A second man who was also found stabbed was being treated in hospital.

The British Transport Police said a 21-year-old man, of Tower Hamlets, east London, was being questioned on suspicion of murder.

Det Chief Insp Paul Langley said: “We have been working around the clock to trace those responsible for his death and this is a positive step in the ongoing investigation.

“I’d like to thank the victim’s family for their patience and strength, and once again extend our deepest condolences to them.”

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