Man questioned by police after murder in Crayford park

A suspect is being quizzed by murder detectives after a man was attacked in a park in Crayford.

Police were called at 4.20pm on Friday to The Parade and found an unresponsive 41-year-old.

He was taken to hospital by London’s Air Ambulance in a critical condition and died on Saturday afternoon.

His family were present and are being supported by specialist officers.

A post-mortem examination will be held in due course.

Homicide detectives from the Specialist Crime Command are investigating.

A 42-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder on Saturday and remains in custody.

Enquiries into the circumstances continue.

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to call police via 101 quoting reference CAD 5028/19June.


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