Murder investigation after man stabbed to death

Police outside the scene of the stabbing on Tuesday (Picture: @cycleoptic / Twitter)

Police outside the scene of the stabbing on Tuesday (Picture: @cycleoptic / Twitter) - Credit: Archant

Detectives have launched a murder investigation after a man in his thirties was stabbed to death at an address in Hilldrop Crescent yesterday afternoon

Police and London Ambulance Service were called to the address at around 1.50pm and found a man in his 30s.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

A Met spokesman said: “Next of kin have been informed. Formal identification and a post-mortem examination will be scheduled in due course.”

A 22-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder and he currently remains in custody at a north London police station.

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The Homicide and Major Crime Command (HMCC) are investigating led by Detective Chief Inspector Jamie Piscopo.

Detectives are appealing for anyone who was in the area who may have seen or heard anything to contact the incident room on 02083453715 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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