A 50-year-old girl has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a 16-year-old boy was found dead in Dagenham.
Police have been known as to Halbutt Street at 9.44pm on Thursday night time, the place the boy’s physique was found.
The loss of life is being handled as suspicious however unexplained, Barking & Dagenham Police stated.
The girl who was arrested stays in custody.
The Standard has contacted Scotland Yard for additional particulars.