Murder charge over Poplar man's death

By Rob Virtue on December 27, 2012 11:17 AM |


A man has appeared in court charged with the murder of 50-year-old Eric Paul in Bow on December 22.

Unemployed Fitzroy Anthony Daley, 36, of Sedgwick House, Gale Street E3, appeared at Thames Magistrates Court on Boxing Day.

Mr Paul, who lived in Matthews House, in Burgess Street, Poplar, was found in the street on Devons Road at around 3am.

He was treated by paramedics and taken to hospital before being pronounced dead just after 5am.

A post-mortem gave the cause of dearth as stab wounds to the chest.