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Woman, 23, arrested on suspicion of murder after fatal stabbing of Stephen Morrisson

PUBLISHED: 12:21 10 July 2020 | UPDATED: 12:21 10 July 2020

Stephen Morrisson, 30, from Plaistow died after being stabbed in Epping on Tuesday, June 30. Picture: Essex Police

Stephen Morrisson, 30, from Plaistow died after being stabbed in Epping on Tuesday, June 30. Picture: Essex Police

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A sixth person has been arrested as part of an investigation into fatal stabbing of Plaistow man Stephen Morrisson.

Stephen, 30, died after he was stabbed in a car park between the Robin Hood and Wakes Arms roundabout on Epping New Road, Epping around 8pm on Tuesday, June 23.

A warrant was executed in west London on Thursday (July 9) and a 23-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of murder.

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She has been released on bail until August 3.

A 26-year-old man from Chigwell arrested on suspicion of murder on Tuesday (July 7) has been released under investigation.

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Anyone with information about the circumstance around Stephen Morrisson’s death is asked to report it to Essex Police through the major incident public reporting site here: https://mipp.police.uk/operation/4201020120P45-PO1

Alternatively, call Essex Police on 101 quoting crime reference 1191 of 23 June, or anonymously contact independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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