Bow death: Man charged with murder

A man has been charged with murder following the death of another man in Bow.

Eric Paul, of Matthews House, Burgess Street, Poplar, was found in the street in Devons Road, at the junction with Gale Street, Bow, shortly before 3am on Saturday.

He was taken to the Royal London Hospital, where he was pronounced dead at 5.11am.

A post-mortem examination at Poplar Mortuary gave the cause of death as a stab wound to the chest.

Police have charged Fitzroy Anthony Daley, 36, unemployed, of Sedgwick House, Gale Street, with Mr Paul’s murder.

He is due to appear in custody at Thames Magistrates’ Court tomorrow.

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