Danny O’Shea murder latest: Arrests now total seven men

Four people arrested on Wednesday in connection with the murder of Custom House teenager Danny O’Shea have been released on bail after questioning.

The men, aged 22, 29, 29, and 34, were detained in Isleworth, west London. They were released until February next year.

Detectives have now arrested seven people since the 18-year-old was stabbed in death in Gill Avenue, Custom House, on December 2.

Three other men, aged 31, 32, and 43 were arrested in the week following the attack.

They have also been released on bail until the New Year.


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Danny was found lying in the road at around 6.15pm. Police are still appealing for information about a white Ford Transit hire vehicle, seen in Butchers Road between 3pm and 6pm on the day of the attack.

The vehicle had red and blue lettering on it and the words “self-drive hire.”

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Anyone with information should contact (020) 8345 3734 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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