A teenager who died after being stabbed in West Watford yesterday has been described as “loved by all who knew him".

Family members have paid tribute to Aqeel Khan, who was found collapsed in Croxley View, yesterday. 

The 18 year-old was rushed to Watford General Hospital in a critical state, but died shortly after.

In a statement Aqeel's family said: "The family are devastated by yesterday’s events. Aqeel was loved by all who knew him and he will be greatly missed." 

One member of the family added "'Take my heart out and put it in Aqeel to bring him back".

A 21-year-old man and two teenage boys, aged 15 and 16, have been arrested on suspicion of murder.