A crime scene has been established (Credit: Google Maps)
The victim, aged in his 40s, was found injured near the junction of Goresbrook Road and Treswell Road at 11.55pm on Friday, 23 July.
Despite the best efforts of emergency services, he died at the scene.
It was reported to police that he had been assaulted.
Enquiries are underway to locate and inform his next of kin.
Officers arrested a 38-year-old man at the scene on suspicion of murder. He remains in police custody.
A crime scene remains in place in the area.
Anyone with information that could assist police is asked to call 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote CAD9319/23July.
Alternatively, you can provide information anonymously via the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.Tags: Dagenham, Murder, Barking and Dagenham
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