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Further arrest in Brixton teen murder

A second 17-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of the murder of 18-year-old Solomon Small.

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Detectives continue to investigate his death on Thursday, 15 August.

Mr Small was stabbed in Corrance Road, SW2, and pronounced dead by paramedics at 14:41 BST.

A post-mortem examination on Friday gave the cause of death as an incised wound to the chest, consistent with a knife.

Meanwhile a 17-year-old boy arrested on suspicion of murder on Thursday, 15 August has been bailed to return to court in mid-September.

Severe accident: A234 London both ways

BBC News Travel

A234 London both ways severe accident, at Hayne Road.

A234 London - A234 Beckenham Road in Beckenham closed and it's slow in both directions at the Hayne Road junction, because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: A2015 London southbound

BBC News Travel

A2015 London southbound severe accident, at Church Avenue.

A2015 London - A2015 High Street in Beckenham blocked and queues southbound at the Church Avenue junction, because of an accident. Diversion in operation - bus routes 54, 162 and 354 are being diverted.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time