Teenager murdered in Southwark

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Southwark Police has launched a murder investigation following the death of an 18-year-old man.

Officers responded to reports of a stabbing in Pilgrimage Street, SE1 yesterday afternoon. The teenager was pronounced dead at the scene.

The body has yet to be formally identified. However, the next of kin have been informed.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police via 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.