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Murder probe launched after stabbing in Kidbrooke

Murder probe launched after stabbing in Kidbrooke


A murder investigation has been launched following a stabbing in Kidbrooke.

Police were called to Hervey Road with the junction of Begbie Road, SE3, at approximately 20:10hrs on Wednesday, 19 April to reports of a stabbing.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended and found a 19-year-old man with stab wounds.

He was taken to a south London hospital where he later died. Next of kin are aware.

A post-mortem examination will be arranged due course.

Detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command are investigating.

At this early stage, anyone with information is asked to contact the incident room on 020 8721 4005 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.

Assistant Editor | Shuz Azam has been a journalist for more than 20 years and although he trained in Shropshire at the Shropshire Star where he later worked as a reporter his first job in London was working on the Mercury in Deptford. He later moved to the sister paper the South London Press working as reporter, sub editor, production editor and deputy editor. He has also worked in West London as editor of the Ealing Gazette and content manager of Uxbridge Gazette, Harrow Observer and Bucks Examiner and Advertiser. Today he is assistant editor of the South London Press and works for all our titles.


Murder probe launched after stabbing in Kidbrooke