BREAKING: Man dies following fatal Homerton High Street stabbing

Emergency services at the scene on Homerton High Street

Stabbing scene on Homerton High Street. Photo: @goulcher

Emergency services were alerted to a stabbing on Homerton High Street, near the corner of Kenworthy Road  at 5.10 pm today.

They found a man in his 20’s suffering from stab wounds. He was transported to an East London Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 6.30 pm.

No arrests have been made and an investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with any information is asked to call detectives on 101.

A102 Homerton High Street / Kenworthy Road is closed and buses are being diverted. Drivers are being asked to find alternative routes.

Story still developing.

 

 

 

 

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2 Responses to "BREAKING: Man dies following fatal Homerton High Street stabbing"

  1. Remi  22/08/2013 at 12:43 am

    Apologies to those who had problems loading this website. We experienced server problems for a few hours.

  2. Lu  23/08/2013 at 12:28 am

    Very sad. WHY does this only happen in places like London???? Poverty ain’t the issues when benefits are all the same across the country, why can’t fists be used rather than knives of guns? I don’t get it!!! R.I.P

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