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Police have charged a man with a murder that took place over three years ago. 19 year-old Jamal Green will appear before Bromley magistrates tomorrow after being arrested on suspicion of killing Nathan Allen in New Cross in 2010.
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The Metropolitan Police has launched an investigation after a 13-year-old girl died in crash, involving a car that was being chased by police.
Just before 6.30pm last night, a Peugeot 308 - which was being pursued by a marked police car - collided with a Volkswagen Polo.
The teenager, who had been sitting in the back of the Volkswagen, died at the scene from her injuries.
Her parents and brother, who were also in the car, have been taken to hospital - but their injuries are not thought to be serious.
The driver of the Peugeot has been arrested.
Commander Tony Eastaugh said: "An innocent family are now dealing with the tragic loss of a loved one.
"The Metropolitan Police has begun a thorough investigation into the circumstances of this terrible incident.
"The thoughts of our staff and officers are with the family at this time."
A rare 18th century violin worth £140,000 has been stolen during a burglary at a flat.
The instrument, a Nicola Gagliano dating back to 1747, is possibly one of only three in the world. The 31-year-old owner of the flat returned to his home in Erlanger Road, New Cross, south east London on Wednesday night to find that the main communal door had been forced open.
Various rooms were searched and a number of items were taken including the violin, which was in a brown rectangular case with two straps. The man, who did not want to be named, said his flatmate had been loaned the valuable instrument.
A 19-year-old man remains in a stable condition in hospital, after a stabbing in south-east London.
It happened in New Cross Road, during the early hours of Sunday.
The victim is thought to have been leaving a nearby nightclub when he was attacked.
No one has been arrested.
A 19 year old man is still in a critical condition in hospital, after he was stabbed in New Cross Road in the early hours of Sunday morning.
He's thought to have been leaving a nearby nightclub.
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".
A 19-year-old man is in a critical condition in hospital after being stabbed in New Cross.
Police say it happened on New Cross Road, near the junction with Clifton Rise, at around 3:30am.
Police say it is not connected to the earlier stabbing of a 14-year-old boy in Lee.
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