Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Two brothers charged with Eltham murder

Two brothers charged with Eltham murder


Detectives investigating the murder of 49-year-old Ian O’Mahoney in Eltham have charged two brothers.

James Weeks, 26, of Farn Place, Crayford and his brother, Peter Weeks of the same address were charged today (31) with murder. The brothers will appear in custody at Bromley Magistrates’ Court on Thursday (1).

Detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command are investigating the death of Mr O’Mahoney who was found at an address in Churchbury Road, on Monday (29) at around 12.50am.

Anyone with information or witnesses are asked to call police at the Incident Room on 0208 358 0400, the police non-emergency line on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Reporter | Resident of Lewisham for more than 25 years and studied sociology at Goldsmiths. Previously worked for many years as a picture researcher for book and part work publishers and joined The Mercury after studying for a NCTJ at Lambeth College. Big yoga and walking fan – not just in the country but also along the River Thames. Love South East London and wander around Lewisham town centre, Deptford High Street and Greenwich Town Centre at least once a week. Mandy has worked for the Mercury for 14 years.


Two brothers charged with Eltham murder