A man has been charged with manslaughter following the fatal stabbing of a teenage girl at an address in Camberwell.
Oluwaseyi Dada (21) of Brisbane Street, SE5, was charged with manslaughter on Friday 13 July at a south London police station.
He will appear at south London Magistrates court today (14 July).
Police were called at 12:16pm on Thursday, 12 July to a residential address on Brisbane Street to reports of a stabbing.
The London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance also attended. Despite their best efforts, a 17-year-old girl was pronounced dead at the scene at 13:02pm.
Her next-of-kin are aware.
A post-mortem examination will be held on 14 July. Formal identification awaits.
A 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder at the scene.
Officers understand that the suspect and victim were known to each other.
A weapon has also been recovered.
A crime scene remains in place at the address.
The Met’s Homicide and Major Crime Command (HMCC) are investigating along with officers from Southwark.
Anyone with information on this attack is requested to call police on 0208 721 4812 or Crimestoppers anonymously via 0800 555 111.