Isle of Dogs stabbing: Woman, 25, charged with murder

A 35-year-old man died after being stabbed in Galleon House. Picture: Ken Mears

A 35-year-old man died after being stabbed in Galleon House. Picture: Ken Mears - Credit: Ken Mears

A woman has been charged with murder after a man was stabbed to death in a flat on the Isle of Dogs.

Alex Glanfield-Collis, 25, of Manchester Road, was charged early this morning.

She was arrested after police, paramedics and London’s Air Ambulance (LAA) were called to Galleon House to reports of a stabbing at about 8.30am yesterday.

The victim, 35, was found injured from a stab wound.

“Sadly, despite extensive efforts, a person was dead at the scene,” said a spokeswoman for LAA.


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London Ambulance Service dispatched an ambulance crew, a motorcycle responder and an incident response officer, a spokesman said.

While enquiries continue, the Met says officers are not looking for anyone else in connection to the killing.

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Scotland Yard’s homicide and major crime command have been contacted.

Glanfield-Collins is due to appear Thames Magistrates Court this morning.

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