Third person arrested over Roehampton break-in murder

Police have arrested a third person on suspicion of murder following the death of a man, believed to be in his 30s, during a break-in.

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Third person arrested over Roehampton murder

A 16-year-old boy has become the third person to be arrested in connection with the death of a man who was killed at an address in Roehampton.

The victim, believed to be Martin Thomas, was found with serious injuries following an alleged break-in at a property on Tuesday evening.

Two boys, aged 15 and 17, have already been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Officers said they are continuing to appeal for information so they could identify three individuals seen in the area prior to the incident.

Appeal to trace men seen loitering before Roehampton murder

Detectives are keen to trace three men seen loitering in the area before a man was stabbed at a property in Roehampton.

The victim, believed to be in his late 30s, was found with serious injuries, following a break-in at the house, on Tuesday evening.

A 15-year-old boy has been remanded in custody after appearing in court today, charged with murder, and a 17-year-old male is being questioned by police.

Anyone with information should call police on 0208 721 4205 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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Second arrest over Roehampton murder

Property where victim was found with serious injuries Credit: ITV News

Police have arrested a second person on suspicion of murder following the death of a man, believed to be in his 30s, during a break-in.

A 15-year-old boy is appearing in court today charged with murder and a 17-year-old male youth is being questioned at a south London police station.

The victim, who police believe to be Martin Thomas, was found with serious injuries at a property in Roehampton, on Tuesday. A post-mortem examination revealed he died from a stab wound that punctured his lung.

Roehampton murder: Fifteen-year-old boy arrested

A teenager has been arrested in connection with the death of a man killed during a break-in.

The 15-year-old boy was detained on Thursday evening and he remains in custody at a south London police station.

A man, believed to be in his late 30s, was found dead at an address in Huntingfield Road, Roehampton on April 22 after police were called at around 8.15pm.

Officers are working to formally identify the victim and locate his next of kin.

A post-mortem examination is due to take place today.

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