Appeal over East Ham stabbing

Police are searching for an East Ham man in connection with a stabbing in Central Park.

Detectives want to trace Alexander McCubbin, also known as “Danny”, about the incident which left a young man with a life threatening stab wound to the back.

McCubbin, 48, was last known to be residing in Barking Road, East Ham. He is described as approximately 5ft 11inches with a shaven head.

If seen, members of the public should not approach him and dial 999.

Anyone who has knowledge of his current whereabouts or any other information should call the Newham Violent Crime Unit on 020 7275 5851 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.