Man, 24, killed in Barking stabbing

PUBLISHED: 07:27 18 May 2018 | UPDATED: 09:08 18 May 2018

Police at the scene in Crows Road this morning.

Police at the scene in Crows Road this morning.


A 24-year-old man was stabbed to death in Barking last night.

Police at the scene in Crows Road this morning. Police at the scene in Crows Road this morning.

Officers were called to reports of a stabbing in Crows Road at 23.31pm.

The victim was given first aid by officers before parademics arrived, but was pronounced dead at the scene.

No arrests have been made and a crime scene remains in place.

Crows Road, Barking. Picture: GoogleCrows Road, Barking. Picture: Google

His next of kin have been informed and formal identification is due to take place, along with a post-mortem.

Anyone with informatin should contact police via 101 or tweet @MetCC quoting ref CAD 9211/17May.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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