Murder investigation after man dies in Hackney

13:00 19 January 2013


A man has died after he was fatally injured in a fight in Hackney.

Police and paramedics were called to an address in Pembury Close at around 10.40pm yesterday to find the victim, 40, suffering from serious injuries.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Next of kin have yet to be informed. A post-mortem examination will take place in due course.

Police said a 38-year-old man was taken to hospital and arrested in connection with the incident. A woman, 38, was also detained.

Anyone with information is asked contact 020 8345 3734 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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