Second teen arrested over argument stabbing death in Lee

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Image caption The 26-year-old victim was pronounced dead at the scene on Eltham Road

A second 17-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was stabbed following an argument in south-east London, police have said.

Officers found the 26-year-old man on Eltham Road in Lee at about 21:45 BST on Sunday.

The victim, who has not been formally named by police, had suffered stab wounds to his chest and was pronounced dead at the scene.

On Monday, police arrested a 17-year-old boy on suspicion of murder.

Both teenagers remain in police custody.

A post-mortem examination gave the cause of death as haemorrhage and stab wounds to heart and aorta.

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