Murder probe launched following Newham stabbing

murder probe launched following newham stabbing

An investigation has been launched following the death of a man in Newham.

Police were called at around 3.30pm on Monday, 26 August, to a critically injured man in Chadd Green, E13.

Officers attended along with London Ambulance Service and found a man suffering stab injuries.

The man, believed to be 18 years old, was pronounced dead at the scene at 4.33pm.

Next of kin have been informed. A post-mortem examination and formal identification will be arranged in due course.

An urgent investigation has been launched. There has been no arrest at this early stage.

Any witnesses, or anyone with information, should call police on 101 quoting CAD 5133/aug26.