Deptford stabbing: Victim named as Shevaun Sorrell

Image source, Met Police
Image caption,
Shevaun Sorrell was found with fatal stab wounds on Saturday

A 22-year-old man stabbed to death in south-east London has been named by police.

Shevaun Sorrell was found fatally wounded on Creek Road, Deptford, at about 23:45 BST on Saturday.

He was treated by paramedics and taken to a south London hospital but was pronounced dead about an hour later.

The Met said they believed he may have died following "an altercation between two males or a group of males".

"The victim's family are beside themselves with grief and we are working hard to trace those responsible," Det Insp Mark Long said.

A post-mortem examination will take place in due course, a Met spokesman added.

The force has launched more than 90 murder investigations in the capital this year.

No arrests have been made and inquiries continue.

Related Internet Links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites.