Sikh teenager 'murdered' after street fight in south west London
PTC Web Desk: A British Sikh teenager, identified as Simarjeet Singh Nangpal, succumbed to stab wounds sustained following a street altercation in south west London. The Metropolitan Police confirmed his identity on Friday.
Four men are currently in police custody under suspicion of the murder, which took place in the Hounslow area during the early hours of Wednesday.
Specialist crime unit detectives are actively reconstructing the sequence of events leading up to the untimely death of 17-year-old Simarjeet Singh Nangpal. They have reassured the community of their dedicated efforts to ensure justice for the victim.
Detective Inspector Martin Thorpe stated, "We are tirelessly working to apprehend those responsible for Simarjeet’s tragic death, while his family copes with the profound loss." He added, "Four individuals have been detained, and our investigation remains ongoing." All suspects were apprehended at the incident location.
- With inputs from agencies