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Teenager killed in Brixton stabbing

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Image caption The victim was stabbed in Corrance Road, Brixton

An 18-year-old man has been stabbed to death in south London.

Police were called to Corrance Road, Brixton, shortly before 14:00 BST to reports of a stabbing.

Despite the efforts paramedics, the victim was pronounced dead at 14:41. A crime scene is currently in place and post-mortem tests will be carried out later, the Met said.

A 17-year-old boy was arrested in Tremadoc Road, Clapham, on suspicion of murder. He has been taken into custody.

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