Two more men have been arrested in connection with the murder of Mohammed Esner, 33, which took place on September 21 in the Isle of Dogs.
Officers investigating the incident have now arrested Ibrahim Taher, 22, and Kenneth McCreaner, 64, on November 11 and charged both men with assisting an offender.
On the same day, officers located Kwabena Boateng, 20, and charged him with murder and possession of a knife.
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Police had been called to East Ferry Road at 8.26pm on September 21 after reports emerged of fighting when they found Esner with stab injuries.
Despite the best efforts of paramedics, he was pronounced dead at the scene.
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Following a post mortem examination, the cause of Mr Esner’s death was discovered.
It revealed he had received a fatal stab wound to the neck and subsequently went into hypovolemic shock, or extreme blood loss.
All three men who have been charged in connection with the incident appeared at Thames Magistrates’ Court on November 12.
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Boateng appeared at the Old Bailey on Tuesday, 16 November 16 and was remanded in custody to appear at the same court on February 8.
Taher and McCreaner have been remanded in custody to appear at Snaresbrook Crown Court on 10 December.
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