Police investigating fatal stabbing in London

Tuesday, 17 Apr, 2018

His death came just half an hour before a woman was stabbed to death in family row in Brixton, according to neighbours.

Police were called at around 11.50pm on Monday 16 April, to reports of a stabbing in Chestnut Avenue.

'A 26-year-old male was found at the scene suffering stab injuries.

Land and air ambulance crews treated him and he was taken to hospital in central London but died later in the evening. We await formal identification.

It is believed the victim and suspect were known to each other.

Officers were called to a home in Sudbourne Road where a woman in her 30s had been attacked at around 6.30pm. When they arrived to the scene, they found the victim, Christopher Miles, dead.

Her next-of-kin have been informed, police said.

A man in his 20s has been arrested over the death and remains in custody.

Dihan was wanted in several cases, including murder, snatching and extortion, lodged with Kotwali Police Station, the OC said.

A shocking 59 people so far this year in London's knife crime epidemic.