Man, 21, stabbed to death inside off-licence in Canning Town

The man was stabbed to death Freemasons Road. Picture GOOGLE

The man was stabbed to death Freemasons Road. Picture GOOGLE - Credit: Archant

Three people have been arrested after a man was stabbed to death inside an off-licence in Canning Town today.

The 21-year-old victim was knifed inside the store in Freemasons Road and was pronounced dead at the scene at 3.40pm.

His next of kin have been informed and his name will name will not be revealed until formal identification takes place.

The three men arrested are believed to be in their 20s and are being questioned on suspicion of murder.

All are in custody at a police station in East London.


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Detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command (HMCC) are investigating and are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with information to call the incident room number 020 8345 1570 or crimestoppers anonymous on 0800 555 111.

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