Man arrested on suspicion of murdering Daniel Frederick in Stoke Newington

Daniel Frederick was stabbed to death in Shakspeare Walk, Stoke Newington, on January 8. Picture: Me

Daniel Frederick was stabbed to death in Shakspeare Walk, Stoke Newington, on January 8. Picture: Met Police - Credit: Archant

A man was last night arrested on suspicion of murdering Daniel Frederick in Shakspeare Walk, Stoke Newington.

Flower, candles and messages have been left in tribute to Daniel Frederick at the spot where he died

Flower, candles and messages have been left in tribute to Daniel Frederick at the spot where he died. Picture: Emma Bartholomew - Credit: Emma Bartholomew

The man, 26, is currently being questioned in custody.

Police found Daniel suffering stab injuries outside Burns House just before 6pm on Monday. He died in hspital six hours later. His next of kin have been informed.

Det Insp Paul Considine, who is leading the investigation, said: “While we have made an arrest, this investigation continues at pace and work continues to identify all those involved in this attack on Daniel.

“This was a senseless attack and I am appealing to anyone who was in the area of Shakspeare Walk around the time of the incident to contact police and provide us with any information that could assist this investigation.”


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Anyone with information is asked to call police on 020 8345 3734 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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