The 19-year-old man stabbed outside a takeaway restaurant in Harrow has died from his injuries, police have revealed.
The teen, named as Hussein Ahmed from Edgware, was pronounced dead on Wednesday (November 23) after his life support was withdrawn, five days after he was injured outside Kebabish takeaway in Northolt Road on Friday November 18. He had suffered a single stab wound.
A post-mortem examination will take place on Thursday (November 24) at Northwick Park hospital mortuary.
A 17-year-old was also hurt in the incident and needed hospital treatment for a minor laceration to the abdomen. He was later discharged.
Police believe Mr Ahmed was attacked by a group of males, all of whom are described as black and believed to be aged in their teens or 20s.
The Homicide and Major Crime Command are investigating what is now a murder inquiry and appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.
The teenager was riding his bike near South Harrow Tube station when he was attacked.
Any one who can help should call the incident room on 020 8358 0400 or get in touch with Crimestoppers by going to crimestoppers-uk.org or calling 0800 555 111.
Four man, aged in their late teens or early 20s, were arrested on Monday (November 21), on suspicion of attempted murder.
They were taken to a north London police station before being released on bail until early December pending further enquiries.
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