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Boy, 16, arrested over fatal stabbing in Brixton

  • 5 May 2014
  • From the section London

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested over the murder of a teenager in south London, the Metropolitan Police said.

Police were called to Tilford House, Holmewood Gardens, Brixton, at 17:00 BST on Sunday following reports of a stabbing.

A 17-year-old boy was taken by London Ambulance Service to a south London hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The 16-year-old, arrested on suspicion of murder, has been taken to a south London police station for questioning.