Detectives are appealing for anyone who witnessed a fight in which one teenager died and another was injured. Police were called to Sydenham last night. Detective Chief Inspector Russell Taylor said:
A number of youths gathered in Wells Park Road before a fight broke out. Many people would have witnessed the attack as well as the aftermath. I would urge those people to contact officers so that we can piece together the events that lead up to this murder.
– Detective Chief Inspector Russell Taylor, Metropolitan Police
Anyone who saw the fight should call 020 8721 4868, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Four teenage boys have been arrested after a double stabbing in Sydenham, in which an 18-year-old died. Another 17-year-old was injured and is in a stable condition in hospital. Police were called to reports of a fight last night.
One man has died and another was injured after being stabbed in a fight in Sydenham last night. An 18-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene, and a 17-year-old was taken to hospital with injuries. He is in a stable condition.