Ten people arrested after fatal stabbing in Brentford

Image above: Brentwick Gardens; Google Streetview

Police open murder inquiry

Police have detained seven men and three women after a man was fatally stabbed in Brentford during a reported break-in. The ten remain in custory.

The police were called to Brentwick Gardens, near Gunnersbury Park, at 5.15am on Thursday (26 April) following reports of intruders at the address. They found a man in the street with serious injuries. Despite the efforts of paramedics, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The police cordoned off the scene and have conducted house to house inquiries, asking householders for security camera footage. Enquiries are underway to notify next of kin and a post-mortem examination will be scheduled.

Anyone with information should call police via 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Council issues statement 

Cllr Ajmer Grewal, Cabinet Member for Safety at Hounslow Council said:

“We are saddened to hear of the death of a man in Brentwick Gardens, Brentford this morning. We know police are making urgent inquiries and have made several arrests. If you have any information that could assist their ongoing investigation please contact police on 101 or Tweet @MetCC quoting 873/26APR.”