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Yesterday afternoon, authorities in London received a distress call regarding a person in a residential address on Plaistow Road. Responding promptly, officers, along with London’s Air Ambulance and paramedics from the London Ambulance Service, arrived at the scene to find a 79-year-old man with severe head injuries.

Tragically, the victim’s condition was deemed life-threatening, and he was rushed to a major trauma center for urgent treatment. Although efforts were made to save his life, the man succumbed to his injuries.

Subsequent investigations have led to the arrest of a 20-year-old man on suspicion of murder. The suspect is currently in police custody, and further inquiries are ongoing to determine the circumstances surrounding the incident.

As the investigation unfolds, a crime scene has been established to gather crucial evidence. Authorities are urging anyone with information related to the incident to come forward and assist in the case. If you have any details that may be pertinent, please contact the police at 101 or ‘X’ @MetCC, quoting reference number 4860/15MAY24.

Such incidents serve as a stark reminder of the importance of community vigilance and prompt reporting. By working together and providing any information that can aid law enforcement, society can contribute to ensuring justice is served and prevent similar tragedies in the future.