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London crime: Man, 30, stabbed to death in Greenwich as second victim arrested

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An investigation has been launched following a fatal stabbing in Greenwich in the early hours of Friday morning (July 30).

Police were called to Welland Street by the London Ambulance Service at 1.06am following reports of a man being stabbed.

Officers gave CPR before paramedics arrived, who took the man to hospital.

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But sadly their efforts were in vain, and the man was pronounced dead at 2.37am.

A second man was found nearby with stab wounds, and was taken to hospital, but his condition is not thought to be life threatening. He was arrested on suspicion of murder.

A Met Police spokesperson said: “Police were called by LAS at 1.06am to reports of a man stabbed.

“Officers attended and located a 30-year-old man in Welland Street suffering from stab injuries.

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“They administered CPR prior to the arrival of paramedics, who then took the man to hospital. He died at 2.37am.

“Next of kin have been informed.

“Another man, aged in his 20s, was also found nearby suffering from stab injuries. He was taken to hospital, though his condition is not thought to be life-threatening. He has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

“A crime scene is in place and enquiries into the circumstances are ongoing.

“Any witnesses or those who have information that could help police are urged to call 101 ref CAD 354/30 July.”

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