Southall fairground murder

Detectives are investigating after a man was murdered at a fairground in Southall, west London.

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Man killed at Southall fairground named

Police investigating the murder of man in Southall have formally identified the victim as 23-year-old Surjeet Singh. Next of kin have been informed.

Mr Singh was stabbed in the neck during the large fight at a fairground in Southall Park on Monday.

London Ambulance Service and London's Air Ambulance were called to the scene and treated Surjeet, however he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Seven men have been bailed to return on a date in late August.

New arrest in Southall fairground murder

A seventh man has been arrested in connection with a murder at a fairground in Southall.The man, aged 28, remains in custody at a west London police station. Of the six men arrested previously, two have been bailed pending further enquiries- the other four remain in custody.

A man died after being stabbed in the neck during the large fight at a fairground in Southall Park on Monday.

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Southall fairground murder latest

Detectives are investigating the murder of a man at a fairground in West London. Police were called to reports of a fight last night in Southall Park.

The twenty year old victim was found nearby with head injuries. Two others were injured and six people have been arrested. With the latest here's Piers Hopkirk.

Pictures: Southall fairground murder scene

Detectives investigating the murder of a man at a fairground in west London are appealing for information.

Police cordon at the fairground where a man was murdered last night. Credit: ITV London / Piers Hopkirk

Two other men were stabbed in the mass brawl at the fairground in Southall.

So far six men have been arrested.

The fight broke out at around 9pm on Monday.

Police speak to bystanders by the police cordon in Southall. Credit: ITV London / Piers Hopkirk
Police officers search the fairground in Southall. Credit: ITV London / Piers Hopkirk

Detective Chief Inspector Russell Taylor of the Homicide and Serious Crime Command leading the investigation said:

"This was a large fight at a fairground in Southall Park and many people would have witnessed the attack as well as the aftermath.

"I would urge those people to contact officers so that we can piece together the events that lead up to this murder."

The fun fair sign at Southhall park. Credit: ITV London / Piers Hopkirk

An incident room has been opened and can be contacted on 0208 721 4868.

To remain anonymous Crimestoppers can be called on 0800 555 111.

The incident is not being linked to the Notting Hill Carnival.

Officers at the scene in Southall. Credit: ITV London / Piers Hopkirk

Man murdered in fairground brawl

A man in his twenties has been murdered at a fairground in west London. Credit: Joe Giddens/PA Wire

A man in his twenties has been murdered and two others stabbed in a mass brawl at a fairground in west London.

So far six men have been arrested.

The fight broke out at a fair in Southall Park at around 9pm on Monday.

Police found the victim, with head injuries, in nearby Green Drive.

Paramedics treated him at the scene but he was pronounced dead shortly before 10pm.

His family have not yet been told.

Two other men were stabbed in the fight - one aged 25 was knifed in the armpit and another aged 32 had a wound to his arm.

They have both been arrested, along with four other men - aged 22, 23, 25 and another whose age has not yet been released.

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