Police appeal for information after murder in Clapton

Police are investigating a murder in Clapton. They were called at 21.10 last night to a flat in Lea View House, Jessam Avenue E5 to reports of an injured man. London Ambulance Service and Police attended to find a man suffering from stab wounds.

The 30 year old man was pronounced dead at the scene. Next of kin have been informed but we await formal identification.

Detectives are aware that an argument took place outside the address at approx 4pm between three men.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who was in the area of Jessam Avenue between the hours of 3pm and 9pm yesterday. They are asked to call 0208 345 1570. If you wish to remain anonymous then call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.