33-year-old Ghanaian stabbed to death in UK

33-year-old Ghanaian stabbed to death in UK

A 33-year-old Ghanaian by name Albert Amofa, has been stabbed to death in Croydon, London.

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According to the police in the UK, the incident happened on Sunday, December 15, 2019.

Homicide detectives investigating the murder said the victim was found stabbed with wounds to his legs.

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He was subsequently taken by the London Ambulance Service to a west London hospital where he died on Tuesday, December 17, the police said in a statement.

Detective Chief Inspector Mick Norman, from the Specialist Crime Command, who is leading the investigations said a post-mortem examination will be held in due course.

He is also calling on the public and residents of the Croydon area to assist police with information and witness report.

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According to the police they are keeping an open mind as to the motive behind the murder.

The victim was killed near his own home.

Police said the victim's family have been left devastated. "Cannot imagine the pain this has caused his family and I am directly asking the community to give them the answers they deserve," the police said in a statement.

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There has been no arrest so far.

YEN.com.gh earlier reported that Ghanaians on social media are pleased by the action of the Minister of Roads and Highways, Mr Kwasi Amoako-Atta on Wednesday, December 18, 2019.

The minister led a team to demolish a 22-storey building allegedly sited wrongly at the Airport residential area in Accra.

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