Police arrest 22-year-old man in relation to Dagenham murder of Ashley Latty

Ashley Latty, 25, has been named as the victim of a fatal stabbing in Dagenham

Ashley Latty, 25, has been named as the victim of a fatal stabbing in Dagenham - Credit: Archant

Police investigating the murder of Ashley Latty in Dagenham have made another arrest.

A 22-year-old was detained on Friday on suspicion of assisting an offender and has since been bailed until a date in late June.

Nana Oppong, 33, of no fixed abode and Adam Penny, 23, from Whitechapel have already been charged with Ashley’s murder.

They last appeared at the Old Bailey on May 22 and were remanded in custody awaiting a further court appearance.

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