Fourth arrest made over murder in Chelmsford

A fourth arrest has been made

A fourth arrest has been made

Police investigating the murder of Ladimeji Benson in Chelmsford have made a fourth arrest as part of their ongoing investigation.

Mr Benson, 27, from Chelmsford, is believed to have been stabbed during an altercation in Baddow Road on Tuesday, November 10.

Mr Benson, who had been living in Colchester, was taken to Broomfield Hospital where he later died from his injuries.

Last night, police in London arrested a 20-year-old man from Chelmsford on suspicion of murder.

He remains in custody awaiting questioning this morning.


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The arrest follows those of two men from Chelmsford, aged 22 and 25, and a 20-year-old man of no fixed address who were also arrested as part of the investigation.

The three remain on police bail while enquiries continue.

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Anyone with information should contact Chelmsford CID on 101, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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