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Man killed and another fighting for his life after double stabbing in Hainault

7:52 am, 13th October 2018

Emergency crews were called to reports that two men had been stabbed in Hainault at around 10.20pm on Friday.

A 23-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene, Scotland Yard said.

Another man, aged 22, was taken to an east London hospital where he is in a critical condition.

A police spokesman said: “Work continues to inform all next of kin. A post mortem examination will be scheduled in due course.”

No arrests have been made as yet and a crime scene remains in place, the spokesman added.

Officers from the Metropolitan Police’s homicide and major crime command are investigating.