Lamarni Hilton-Reid
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Lamarni Hilton-Reid stab death: Community shocked

People have reacted with shock at the death of a 20-year-old man who was stabbed in east London.

Lamarni Hilton-Reid, 20, of Warwick Grove, Hackney, was attacked in Homerton High Street on Wednesday afternoon and later died in hospital.

Local pharmacist Sharmilla Gandesha paid tribute to the victim, describing him as "generally a very nice guy".

Newsagent Ranjan Patel raised concerns about how safe the area was, particularly for children.

Ch Insp Andy Walker has described it as a one-off incident.

  • 22 Aug 2013