Sixth arrest in connection with fatal stabbing of man in Epping

A sixth person has been arrested as part of an investigation into the death of Stephen Morrisson.

Mr Morrisson, 30, died after being stabbed in a car park between the Robin Hood and Wakes Arms roundabout on Epping New Road at around 8pm on Tuesday June 23.

A warrant was executed at an address in West London, yesterday morning, Thursday July 9 and a 23-year-old woman was arrested on suspicion of murder.

She has been release on bail until Monday August 3.

A 26-year-old man from Chigwell arrested on suspicion of murder on Tuesday July 7 has been release under investigation.

Anyone with information about the circumstances around Stephen Morrisson’s death are asked to contact the Major Crime Team through Essex Police’s major incident public reporting site:

Alternatively you can call 101 quoting crime reference 1191 of 23 June or independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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Mick Ferris

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