Murder investigation launched after stabbing

A murder investigation has been launched in Islington after a man in his twenties was fatally stabbed.

Police were called at 9:27pm on Tuesday (18 September) to reports of a male stabbed on Corinne Road, N19.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended. A man aged 25 was found suffering from a stab wound. Officers immediately provided first aid.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene at 10:07pm.

Detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command are investigating. There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.

Extra police will be in the area and a number of enquiries including the recovery of local CCTV footage, forensic analysis and appeals for information from the public are ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the police via 101 quoting 8049/18Sep or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

You can also tweet police via @MetCC

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