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Man dies after being stabbed in East Ham residential street

PUBLISHED: 21:06 26 June 2017 | UPDATED: 22:41 26 June 2017

Police are at the scene

Police are at the scene

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A man has died after being stabbed in a residential road in East Ham, Newham, earlier tonight.

A man has been stabbed in White Horse Road in East Ham, NewhamA man has been stabbed in White Horse Road in East Ham, Newham

Police were called to White Horse Road, at the junction of Gresham Road, to reports of a stabbing at about 8.10pm.

Paramedics tried to resuscitate the man, who is yet to be formally identified but is believed to be in his mid-30s, but he died at the scene.

Shocked residents stood by watching as the road was cordoned off at both ends.

Next of kin have been informed and a post-mortem examination will be held in due course.

A spokesman for the Metropolitan Police said the Homicide and Major Crime Command has been informed.

There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police via 101.


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