Murder probe launched after man dies In East London stabbing

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was fatally stabbed in Leyton.

Police were called to North Birkbeck Road, E11 at 4.26pm on Wednesday, 6 March following reports of a stabbing.

Officers, London Ambulance Service and London Air Ambulance attended a found a man suffering from knife injuries.

The man, believed to be aged in his mid-twenties died at the scene at 5.10pm.

Police are in the process of informing his next of kin.

No arrests have been made. A crime scene remains in place. Enquiries continue.

A post-mortem examination will take place in due course. Formal identification awaits.

Enquiries continue at the scene.

The Homicide and Major Crime Command are investigating and appealing for witnesses to come forward.

Anyone with information concerning this incident is urge to call police via 101 quoting CAD 5145/6 March or Crimestoppers anonymously via 0800 555 111.