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Man, 52, arrested in fatal stabbing inquiry

A 52-year-old has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was stabbed to death on Boxing Day.

The victim, aged 64, was found with fatal injuries in Greenwich, south-east London, at about 2.10am.

He was pronounced dead at the scene on Luxfield Road.

A 52-year-old man was arrested nearby and is in police custody.

Met Police said the victim and suspect were known to each other but are not related.

"Next-of-kin have been informed but officers await formal identification," a spokesman said. " A post-mortem examination will take place in due course."

Anyone with information about the incident can call the police on 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


From Belfast Telegraph