Man is found dead in stairwell at Manor Park tower block

Police probe death of man at Manor Park tower block

Police are investigating after a man was found dead at a Newham tower block.

Scotland Yard revealed today that officers were called at around 9.20am on Sunday to Arthur Walls House, in Grantham Road, Manor Park, following reports of a man collapsed in a stairwell.

Paramedics from London ambulance Service attended. The man, aged around 36, was pronounced dead at the scene at 9.30am.

A Scotland Yard spokesman said: “We believe we know the man’s identity, but await formal identification. Next of


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kin have yet to be informed.”

The death is currently being treated as unexplained. The Homicide and Serious Crime Command has been informed.

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There have been no arrests and enquiries continue

Walthamstow Coroner’s Office are waiting the results of a post mortem examination

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