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Murder investigation launched, Bow

News   •   Sep 30, 2017 08:57 BST

A murder investigation has been launched after a stabbing in Bow.

Police were called at approximately 02:30hrs on Saturday, 30 September to reports of a disturbance in Ropery Street, E3.

Officers attended and found a 21-year-old man suffering from stab injuries in neabry Eric Street. He was treated at the scene by London's Air Ambulance before being taken to an east London hospital where he died at 04:52hrs.

His next of kin have been informed. Formal identification is yet to take place.

A post-mortem examination will be held in due course.

Detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command investigate.

Anyone with information is asked to call police via 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

There have been no arrests. Enquiries continue.