A man has been stabbed to death in fight on Great Dover Street

The attack happened in broad daylight

A man was stabbed to death on Wednesday afternoon on Great Dover Street.

Shortly before 5:30 pm emergency services rushed to Great Dover Street after police had received several reports of a fight breaking out.

The victim was found with multiple stab injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Paramedics from the London Ambulance Service also attended the scene.

A Met Police spokesman has said: “Formal identification and a post-mortem examination will be arranged in due course.

“Officers are at the scene and an urgent investigation has been launched.

“Cordons are in place at several locations in the area. A Section 60 order has been authorised and police will be conducting additional parols”.

Any witness or anyone with information is asked to call police on 101, ref CAD 5269. To remain anonymous please contact Crimestoppers.

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