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Henry Stangroom found stabbed to death in Battersea
3:37pm Monday 21st October 2013 in News
THE victim of a brutal murder at a flat in a quiet residential road was 21-year-old chef Henry Stangroom, from Rye Common, Odiham.
Police were called to Lavender Sweep, Battersea just before 9pm on Thursday October 17 after concerns were raised by a member of the public, believed to be related to Mr Stangroom.
They forced entry and found the young man dead, alongside another man who was suffering from severe neck wounds.
A post-mortem found the 21-year-old died from stab wounds to his heart and lungs.
The second man, aged 30 was taken by the London Ambulance Service to a south London hospital where he remains in a stable condition.
He has been arrested on suspicion of murder, and detectives believe he knew Mr Stangroom.
The Homicide and Major Crime Command is investigating.
Anyone with any information should contact the incident room at Sutton Police Station on 020 8721 4005 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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