A murder investigation is underway in southeast London, after a 14-year-old boy was stabbed to death as he stepped off a bus. Police say Kevin Ssali was attacked on Saturday night as he got off a bus in Lee. Nick Thatcher reports.
Metropolitan Police have issued an image of 14-year-old Kevin Ssali from Whitworth Road in SE25, who was stabbed to death in Lee.
Met Police have confirmed that the 14-year-old fatally stabbed in Lee in south-east London was Kevin Ssali who had been missing from home in South Norwood since July.
We are doing everything we can to support the police in bringing those responsible to justice. Our staff are at the scene and the CCTV footage from last night was immediately given to the police.
Detective Chief Inspector Mark Dunne appeals for witnesses of the stabbing in Lee to come forward and speak to the police.
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Witnesses say the 14-year-old boy fatally stabbed in Lee was on the no. 202 bus. Paramedics and then doctors tried to save him at the scene. Witnesses were alerted by an automated bus announcement saying: "this bus is under attack; please call 999".
There is an extensive crime scene along New Cross Road after a 19-year-old man was stabbed in the early hours of morning. He is in a "critical condition".
Now at scene of last night's fatal stabbing of a 14-year old boy in Burnt Ash Road in Lee in south-east London. Three people have been arrested.