Police appeal for information after death in Hackney

A murder investigation has been launched after a man was found dead in Hackney. Police were called out after reports of a fight at an address in Pembury Close.

London Ambulance Service attended to find a 40-year-oldman suffering from serious injuries. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The next of kin have yet to be informed. A post-mortem examination and formal identification will be arranged in due course.

Anyone with information is asked contact the incidentroom on 020 8345 3734 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.