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Colindale Murder Probe Launched by Police following Stabbing

Colindale Murder Probe  Launched By Police Following Stabbing
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A murder investigation has been launched following the death of a man in Colindale.Police were called at 17:58hrs on Sunday, 15 April, to Zenith Close, Colindale, NW9 to reports of a stabbing.

Officers attended along with London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance.

A young father was stabbed to death last night in the 1st of 2 knife killings in the space of just half an hour in the capital

Police launched a murder probe after Raul Nicolaie, said to be in his 20s, was stabbed to death at his flat in Colindale

He was taken to a central London hospital by London Ambulance Service, where he was pronounced dead later that evening.

Enquiries are underway to trace next of kin. We await formal identification. A post-mortem will be scheduled in due course.

The victim and the suspect are known to each other.

Enquiries are ongoing.

A 34-year-old woman was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder. She was taken to a north London police station where she remains in custody at this time.

A crime scene is in place and enquiries continue.