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One Dead In London Street Fight

LONDON, ON (April 4, 2024) – Members of the London Police Service Major Crime Section are investigating the death of a man involved in a fight last week in the downtown core.

On Thursday, March 28, 2024, at approximately 1:20 a.m., two men began to physically fight one another. As a result of the interaction, a man was injured and transported to the hospital by paramedic services.

The two men were not known to each other.

On April 2, 2024, the victim, 21-year-old Malik Nathaniel Edwards, of London, died in hospital.

The investigation was reassigned to members of the London Police Service Major Crime Section.

A London man was arrested, and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information in relation to this incident is asked to call the London Police Service at (519) 661-5670 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Information can also be sent in online anonymously to London Middlesex Crime Stoppers.