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Croydon stabbing: Man, 24, killed in ‘brutal and frenzied attack’ | UK News



A man has been murdered in a “brutal and frenzied attack” as he walked down a street in south London.

Tyler Roye, 24, was stabbed to death shortly after midnight on Wednesday in Stroud Green Way, Croydon.

He was treated by paramedics at the scene and taken to hospital but died in surgery a few hours later.

Tyler Roye, 24, was stabbed to death in Stroud Green Way, Croydon
The stabbing happened in Stroud Green Way, Croydon

His family have been informed and a post-mortem examination is due to take place on Thursday.

So far no one has been arrested.

The Metropolitan Police has urged anyone with information about the incident to come forward.

Detective Chief Inspector John Massey said: “I want to hear from anyone who saw, heard or recorded anything in the Stroud Green Way area before, during or after the murder.

“This was a brutal and frenzied attack that has ended a young man’s life.

“If you saw anything, but have not yet come forward, please do get in touch.”

“My officers are waiting to take your call and all information will be treated in strictest confidence.

“Your call could help us remove violent individuals from your area.”

Anyone with information can call police on 101, quoting 71/26FEB, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online.

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