Homicide detectives investigating murder of Alimuz Zaman make four arrests

Metropolitan Police detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command investigating the fatal stabbing of Alimuz Zaman and wounding of one other man at the weekend have now arrested a total of four men.

Alimuz Zaman

Four in custody

Two of the men are 23 years old, two are aged 19 years old. All four remain in custody while investigations continue. No other details have been released.

While the police await formal identification, a post-mortem examination will take place on today at Poplar Mortuary.

Appeal for witnesses

Any witnesses to the crime or anyone with information to call the police via 101 quoting CAD 5291/May26.

Alternatively if you wish to remain anonymous, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or use the Crimestoppers Online Form.

Crowdfunding page

A LaunchGood crowdfunding page ‘Sadaqa Jaariyah for Alom’ is now available and this is the only official funding platform approved by the family of Alimuz.


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