Man arrested over Croydon fight stabbing death

Whitehorse Road cordoned off Image copyright Knowledge Pics
Image caption Officers found Adrian Young in Whitehorse Road

A man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a 24-year-old man was stabbed to death in south London.

Adrian Young was attacked by a group of men, one armed with a knife, on Tuesday afternoon in Cromwell Road, after what police said were reports of a fight.

The injured victim, from Croydon, was found in Whitehorse Road and died in hospital. Tests found he was killed by a stab wound to the heart.

The arrested 26-year-old man is in police custody.

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