Three arrested in Whitechapel following Zahir Visiter’s fatal stabbing in St John’s Wood
- Credit: MPS
Detectives investigating the murder of 25-year-old Zahir Visiter in a flat near Regent’s Park have made three arrests today in Whitechapel.
They arrested a 21-year-old and an 18-year-old on “suspicion of murder”, following Zahir’s fatal stabbing on March 28.
A second youth, also 18, was arrested for “assisting an offender”.
All three have been taken into custody at a central London police station.
Police were called at 6.15pm last Thursday to Elmton Court in St John’s Wood, where they found Zahir bleeding with stab wounds.
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Zahir was treated at the scene by the officers and ambulance paramedics before being taken to hospital, but died shortly after.
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