FIRST PICTUREDetectives investigating Dagenham murder charge man


Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of a man in Dagenham have charged a man.

The victim: Viorel Stefan

Vasile Firanda, 59 of Marlborough Road, Dagenham, has been charged with the murder of 49-year-old Viorel Stefan.

He has also been charged with GBH against a 55-year-old woman.

Vasile Firanda

Firanda is due to appear before Barkingside Magistrates’ Court on Monday, 16 December.

Police were called by the London Ambulance Service (LAS) to a residential property in Marlborough Road, Dagenham, at 10.10pm on Saturday, 14 December, to reports of a stabbing.

Mr Stefan was found with life-threatening stab injuries. Despite the efforts of emergency services, he was declared dead at the scene at 10.39pm