A murder investigation is underway following a stabbing in Hackney.
Police were called at 2pm on Thursday 5 December to reports of a stabbing in Clarence Mews, Hackney.
Officers, London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance attended and found a man seriously injured. Despite their best efforts the man – believed to be aged in his 20s – and he was pronounced dead at the scene at 2.30pm
His next of kin are in the process of being informed. Formal identification awaits and a post mortem examination will be held in due course.
One man (awaits further details) was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder – he remains in custody at a north London police station.