12.1 C
Friday, May 29, 2020

Murder investigation launched after 70 year old stabbed

Must Read

Police in Hartlepool are urgently looking for missing Kelly Smythe

Please Share: Urgent Appeal to Trace Missing Kelly Smythe Police are urgently...

Police are urgently looking for missing 15-year-old Declan Hutchinson

Police are urgently appealing to trace missing Declan Hutchinson, 15, who was last seen in the...

Police launch appeal after Ryan Magee aged 22 found dead in Hartlepool

Detectives are appealing for information after a man’s body was found in an area next to Wiltshire...
Murder investigation launched after 70 year old stabbed 3
Trevor Sherwood
Trevor Sherwood writes crime and policing news and graduated Teesside Uni with a degree in Crime & Investigation.

Police have launched a murder investigation after the death of a man in Soho

Police responded to a call at 1800hrs on December 12th following reports of a dead man at an address in Ormond Yard behind Jermyn Street, SW1.

Officers and ambulance services attended and found the body of a man, aged 70, believed to have been stabbed. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Next of kin have been informed.

A 44-year-old man was arrested nearby on suspicion of murder and taken into custody at a central London police station where he remains at this time.

The Homicide and Major Crime Command are investigating.

Whilst officers believe they know who the deceased is, they await a formal identification.

The victim and the man arrested are understood to be known to each other and officers are not looking for anyone else in connection with the investigation.

A post mortem examination has taken place today, 13 December. Cause of death was given as a single stab wound.

Any witnesses or anyone with any information are asked to call police via 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via crimestoppers-uk.org.

Enjoyed this article?

Then please consider following us on on Twitter or Instagram For the latest crime and policing news.

Coronavirus Information

There’s a lot of misinformation doing the rounds about #coronavirus, and it’s hard to know who to trust. Visit NHS Directly to find out what the symptoms are, how to prevent the spread, and who should stay at home..


- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

Latest News