Downham Stabbing Death: Four Arrested
Tuesday 15th July 2014
Four men have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man died following reports of a fight in south east London.
The 22 year old was stabbed in the leg in Coniston Road in Downham. Police and London Ambulance Service were called to reports of a fight outside a nearby McDonalds branch just before 9pm on Sunday. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
A post-mortem examination gave cause of death as shock and hemorrhage
and a stab wound to the leg.
A 23 year old and an 18 year old were arrested on suspicion of murder yesterday.
Another 23 year old and a 19 year old were arrested this morning.
The murder is not being treated as gang-related.
Anyone with information is urged to call the police incident room on 0208-721-4805 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800-555-111.