Victim named in Hounslow murder investigation
Detectives investigating the murder of a man in Hounslow have named the deceased.
Police were called at 00:30hrs on Saturday, 25 June to reports of a seriously injured man in Staines Road, Hounslow.
Officers attended along with London Ambulance Service and found a 31-year-old man suffering stab injuries. Despite the efforts of emergency services, the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Next of kin have been informed and formal identification has taken place – the deceased is Karamjeet Singh Reel from Hounslow. Karamjeet’s family continue to be supported by specialist officers.
A special post-mortem examination took place at Uxbridge Mortuary on Saturday, 25 June and gave cause of death as a stab wound.
Detective Chief Inspector James Shirley, Specialist Crime, said: “Our investigation continues at pace to unpick the events that led to Karamjeet’s murder. While we are making progress we still need to speak to anyone who was in the area of Staines Road in Hounslow in the early hours of Saturday, 25 June and saw the events that led to Karamjeet being attacked.
“I would ask anyone with information, no matter how insignificant you think it may be, to get in contact with my officers – it could prove to be a crucial piece of the wider picture that enables us to identify whoever is responsible.”
Anyone with information or any witnesses yet to speak with police are asked to call 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote ref 189/25Jun.
To give information anonymously please contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.