Fifth suspect arrested in Dagenham murder probe

Raja Rashid Ali, from Elm Park, was murdered on Sunday in Elm Park.

Raja Rashid Ali, from Elm Park, was murdered on Sunday in Elm Park. - Credit: Press Bureau

A fifth man has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

The 25-year-old was taken into custody at an east London police station yesterday in connection with the killing of Raja Rashid Ali, who died on Dagenham’s Heath Park Estate on September 25.

Three 21-year-olds and a man in his early twenties were arrested on Wednesday and have been bailed until a date in mid-November.