A murder investigation was initiated after a young woman was found dead in a luxury London apartment.
Police were called by the London Ambulance Service (LAS) to a residential address in Tower Hamlets shortly after 4pm on Friday after reports of an assault.
The officers participated and a woman, believed to be in her thirties, was found with a critical neck wound.
She was declared dead on the spot at 4:17 pm.
A post-mortem examination will be held in due course and formal identification awaits.
His closest relatives were informed.
No arrests have been made Investigations continue.
At this early stage it is believed that the victim was known to the suspect.
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The attack is believed to be occurred on the 14th floor of the They participated in the Harmony Building and seven police cars.
Some residential buildings in the elegant estate – right across the river from Canning Town subway station – are home to luxurious apartments, complete with a gym and a pool.
Many of the newer penthouses have driving prices of over £ 1 million.
The photos that emerged online show several police cars and at least one roadside ambulance, which is next to the river Lea.
A police spokesman said: "A murder investigation has been launched at Tower Hamlets following the death of a woman in a residential property
"Police were called by the London Ambulance Service (LAS) to a residential address in City Island Way, E14, shortly after 4pm on Friday 11 January, following news of an assault.
"The officers participated.
" A woman, believed to be in her thirties, was found with a critical neck injury. She was declared dead on the spot at 16.17hrs. "
A spokesman for the London Ambulance Service said:" We were called at 3:57 pm today (January 11th) to City Island Way, E14 to report an incident.
"We sent an ambulance team, an accident response officer and a single rescuer in a car on the scene. We had also sent the London Airborne ambulance.
" Unfortunately, a person she was declared dead on the scene. "