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Man stabbed to death in Stoke Newington street

Matthias Road, Stoke Newington Image copyright Google
Image caption Emergency services were called to reports of a stabbing on Matthias Road, Stoke Newington, at 17:47 BST

A man has been stabbed to death in north-east London.

Emergency services were called to reports of a stabbing on Matthias Road, Stoke Newington, at 17:47 BST.

Despite treatment from London's Air Ambulance a man, believed to be in his 30s, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A crime scene remains in place, and police have been granted increased stop and search powers in the surrounding area. No arrests have been made.

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