Shocking CCTV footage shows moment man runs from scene of fatal London stabbing

CCTV footage has been released of the aftermath of an attack in London in which a man was stabbed to death on a busy street.

The attack took place in daylight on Monday and was witnessed by several members of the public, including a young girl.

Moments after the attack, a man is seen on CCTV fleeing from the scene in Upper Street, Islington. It is not known how he is connected with the incident, if at all.

A man was stabbed to death in north London on Monday (Picture: PA)

A Metropolitan Police spokesman said: “This investigation is in its very early stages – at this time officers are actively working to trace at least two male suspects believed to have been involved in the incident.”

Local business owner Gregory Barry said he saw the attack unfold over his CCTV.

He said: “There were two blokes in a van, it pulled up on the street.

“It looked like there was an altercation and the fight carried on outside the van.”

CCTV has been released of the stabbing (Picture: PA)

The victim, who has not yet been named, died at around 6.30pm on Monday, Scotland Yard said.

A cordon was put in place along the road, which is lined with high-end shops and restaurants.