A woman has been found dead in a London park with what are believed to be self-inflicted knife wounds.

Police were called at 7.20am on Sunday morning to Westbourne Park Open Space in Bourne Terrace, Westminster to reports of a woman suffering from knife injuries.

Police believe that the injuries the woman suffered may have been self-inflicted - and the death is not currently being treated as suspicious.

The London Ambulance Service also attended the incident, but despite the efforts of emergency services the woman was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers from the Met are currently at the scene.

Their enquiries into the circumstances of the woman's death are continuing.

Police are currently at the scene in Westminster

An officer has been seen guarding a police cordon in the park while forensic officers continue to investigate the scene.

Officers are working to trace her next of kin and inform them.

Anyone with information that could assist police is asked to call 101 ref CAD 2161/20 Sept.

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