A young example has died after being perceived stabbed in a London street.
Two humen were arrested after the 25 -year-old was discovered fatally wounded in Old Oak Road, East Acton, at about 16:00 GMT on Thursday.
Several fashion symbols and a modelling organization have called the victim as Harry Uzoka.
Friends and love, including fellow prototypes and a singer, have paid tribute to Mr Uzoka, describing him as an “inspiration to young pitch-black men”.
Two men aged 27 and 28 were arrested near to the representation on notion of murder and are in custody.
Det Insp Beverley Kofi, of the Metropolitan Police, said: “This is another tragic slaughter with a young male prey who has met a violent death.”
Police feel the accident started at Ollgar House, in Ollgar Close, and that Mr Uzoka was onslaught and knifed before staggering and collapsing in Old Oak Road.
Det Insp Kofi added: “We believe there were a number of people involved, but we are still working to establish the requirements and a probable motive.”
It is the fifth murder investigation under way in London this year, four of which have been lethal stabbings.
Singer MNEK tweeted: “I fulfilled him various eras and thought he was always so cool. My centre runs out to their own families. RIP.”
GQ magazine said: “The staff of GQ are scandalized and upset by his death and would like his family to know that our thoughts and petitions are with him and his loved ones.”
just read about the murder of Harry Uzoka. SHOCKED. i met him numerous meters and thought he was always really cool. my feeling travels out to his family. RIP.
— MNEK (@ MNEK) January 12, 2018ReportSkip Twitter post by @Love_Miima
Rest easy Harry Uzoka, I have no other messages to say. He was truly a residence help honour. Condolences to his family and sidekicks. He will not be forgotten [?]
— MIIMA CHERIE (@ Love_Miima) January 13, 2018ReportSkip Twitter post by @BlackJesusWept
RIP Harry Uzoka. I ensure him in Victoria a few years ago and he was even more beautiful IRL and so damn tall. I was obsessed with him and Chuck Achuke awhile back. Another young pitch-black subject lost his life to a senseless misfortune. Heartbreaking
— ryan atwood’s choker (@ BlackJesusWept) January 13, 2018ReportSkip Twitter post by @lewisbloyce_
Harry Uzoka was literally a young icon for pitch-black boys in the UK and London. RIP – utterly offending news
— Lew Bloyce (@ lewisbloyce_) January 12, 2018Report
Fan Lew Bloyce, 22, has followed the young model’s blossoming career.
The Selfridges employee from south-east London said: “I’ve known of him for many years via social media.
“I’ve ever looked at him as an inspiration to young pitch-black men and something of an icon.”
A spokesman for Premier Model Management said its judges were with the Uzoka family.
The agency features a portfolio of photos of Mr Uzoka.
Online clothing retailer Everlane supplemented: “We’re profoundly upset to hear about Harry Uzoka’s elapse. He was a wonderful sit, but even more so a good person and a pleasure to work with.
“There’s so much more behind the person you’ve seen in our campaigns.
“Thank you, Harry, for being such a great person. Rest in peace.”
Fashion brand G-Star RAW said: “Harry has worked closely with us as a pose. Harry had a epidemic personality – he would light up the area and build everyone on begin smile.
“We will miss him.”