Murder investigation in Islington - council Leader's statement

Cllr Kaya Comer-Schwartz, Leader of Islington Council, said: “I’m very deeply saddened that a man has lost his life in Islington today, following a stabbing.

“The police have launched a murder investigation, and we’re working together to provide help and support to our community.

“If you can help with the investigation, please contact police or Crimestoppers.”


For more information on the fatal stabbing see the Met Police website. -

Anyone who witnessed this incident or has footage should call police on 101 or Tweet @MetCC quoting 2840/30AUG.

To remain 100% anonymous call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit

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