Police name prime suspect after victim stabbed in the neck

A stabbing victim had a miraculous escape after he was knifed in the neck.

Police in Lambeth are now releasing the name and image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the stabbing.

Officers were called at 4.12am on Saturday, 10 March, to a residential address in Streatham High Road, where a 30-year-old man had received a stab wound to his neck

The injured man was taken to a central London hospital by ambulance where his injuries were deemed not life-threatening or life-changing.

Police would like to speak to Daniel Shakeem Fearon, 33, in connection with this incident.

Fearon is black with light skin and has a number of tattoos on his neck. He has connections with Lambeth, Greenwich, Bromley and Wiltshire.

Anyone seeing Fearon should not approach him, but call 999 immediately.

Anyone with any information concerning Fearon’s whereabouts is asked to call police on 101 or via Twitter @MetCC quoting refrerence CAD 1725/10MAR.

To give information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.