Investigation after death of man in Rainham

Police are investigating after a man was found with fatal injuries in Rainham.

Met Officers were called at 7.53pm on Wednesday, December 1 to Louise Gardens following reports of a disturbance in the street.

A 37-year-old man was found unresponsive and was pronounced dead at the scene.

A woman was also found with an injury to her wrist.

Four women, aged between 48 and 21, and a 17-year-old girl were arrested on suspicion of murder and taken into custody. They were later released on bail to a date in late December.

Anyone who has information that could help police should call 101 ref CAD 6386/1 Dec.

To remain anonymous contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


Mick Ferris

Editor Email: [email protected]