Murder investigation following cemetery stabbing

Police have launched a murder investigation following the discovery of a man in the City of London Cemetery, North Boundary Road, Police attended reports of an unconscious man.

Police attended the incident at 14:17 on Wednesday July 23rd, Police officers and the London Ambulance Service attended the incident, following the discovery of a man aged 54 years old who was found with injury to his neck.

He was taken to hospital by HEM’s and was pronounced dead on arrival.  

An incident room has opened under Detective Chief Inspector Chris Jones, Homicide and Serious Crime Command (HSCC). 

Anyone with information is asked to call the incident room on 020 8345 3734, or to remain anonymous, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111