Detectives examining the death of a teenage kid in Barking are appealing for witnesses.
Officers were called at 12: 22 hrs on Wednesday, 3 November to Stebbing Way, Barking near Wivenhoe Road.
A body was reported to be in a waterway at the area.
Police, London Ambulance Service [LAS] and London Fire Brigade [LFB] went to and the body of a teenage young boy was recuperated, he was noticable dead at the scene.
Police think they understand the identity of the departed and touch with his household.
We wait for official recognition.
A post mortem evaluation will occur in due course.
The death is presently being dealt with as inexplicable.
Detectives from the East Area Command Unit (EACU) examine.
Detective Inspector Sean Treweek of EACU, stated: “We are attempting to comprehend the situations of how a young teenage young boy lost his life. His household have actually been left ravaged and they are searching for, and be worthy of, responses.
” We are especially searching for details from anybody who remained in the location Wivenhoe Road, Barking from the night of Monday, 1 November to midday, Wednesday, 3 November. If you saw anything that might help our examination, whether you believed it was suspicious, then please call. Any details you provide might assist us discuss why this awful occasion took place.”
Any witnesses or anybody with any details is asked to call cops on 101 or contact through Twitter @MetCC. Please quote CAD4262/03 NOV
To provide details anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk. org.