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Victim of Acton murder named

News   •   Feb 01, 2019 17:03 GMT

[Kamil Malysz]

A man who died after being stabbed in Acton has been named as 34-year-old Polish national Kamil Malysz.

A murder investigation was launched after Mr Malysz (23.10.84) was found deceased in a multi-occupancy residential property on the morning of Sunday, 27 January.

Police were called to the flat in Alfred Road, Acton, at 10:15hrs after concerns were raised for his welfare.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service (LAS) attended. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Mr Malysz’s immediate next of kin continue to be supported by specialist officers, while his family members in Poland are also being kept up to date with the investigation.

A post mortem examination took place at Uxbridge Mortuary on Monday, 28 January and gave cause of death as haemorrhaging due to a stab injury.

A 33-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder on Sunday, 27 January and has been bailed to Wednesday, February 20.

The Homicide and Major Crime Command, led by Detective Chief Inspector Katherine Goodwin, investigate.

DCI Goodwin said:

“I would like to appeal to anyone who saw or heard anything suspicious in the vicinity of Alfred Road from the early hours of Wednesday 23 January until Sunday 27 January, to contact the team.

“We believe Mr Malysz’s death could have taken place as early as the Wednesday prior to him being found.

“Our team continues to work hard to establish the circumstances which led to the loss of this young man’s life.

“I would therefore urge you to share any piece of information you may have, and let officers decide on its relevance to the investigation.

“If you don’t feel comfortable giving information to police, you can contact Crimestoppers 100% anonymously.”

Anyone with any information about this incident is asked to call the incident room on 020 8785 8244 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

You can also tweet information to police via @MetCC.