(Cross-post from my own thread)
I am really devestated to hear the news of a fatal stabbing on Lordship Lane, in Goose Green ward. I am sure many of you will have seen it in the news.
Here is a statement from the police.
A man has died following a stabbing in East Dulwich.
Police were called at approximately 02:35hrs on Sunday, 10 February, to reports of a man stabbed in Lordship Lane, near the junction with East Dulwich Grove, SE22.
Officers and London Ambulance Service attended.
The victim, believed to be aged in his 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene at 03:04hrs. Formal identification and a post-mortem examination will be arranged in due course.
Road closures remain in place around the scene.
Detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command are investigating.
There have been no arrests at this early stage. Enquiries into the circumstances remain ongoing.
Any witnesses, or anyone with information, should call police on 101 quoting CAD 1048/10feb. To remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111“
We councillors are in touch with the police and the council. I will provide more information when it is available.
Please be very wary of posting any information on here or in public as it could jeopardise the ongoing investigation.
James McAsh - Labour Councillor for Goose Green ward
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