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UPDATE: Arrests - Southwark fatal stabbing

News   •   Oct 19, 2019 14:49 BST

Six males arrested as part of a murder investigation following a fatal stabbing in Camberwell have been bailed.

The six males were arrested on Friday, 18 October, all on suspicion of murder.

[A] A 17-year-old from Coulsdon;
[B] A 14-year-old from Southwark;
[C] A 15-year-old from Camberwell;
[D] A 15-year-old from Camberwell;
[E] A 18-year-old from Stockwell;
[F] A 17-year-old from Stockwell.

They have been bailed pending further enquiries – date awaits.

Police were called at 20:21 hours on Thursday, 10 October to a stabbing in Brandon Estate, Grimsel Path, SE5.

Officers attended and found 18-year-old Clinton Evbota injured. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 21:14 hours.

Formal identification has taken place. A post-mortem examination gave cause of death as multiple stab wounds.

Enquiries led by Specialist Crime Command detectives continue.

Anyone who can assist the investigation team is asked to call 101 quoting CAD 7532/10OCT19.

Alternatively tweet @MetCC or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

If there are any young people who either have information about violence or knife crime, they can visit fearless.org where they can pass on information anonymously. Fearless is part of the Crimestoppers charity, and is also independent of the police.

If you need help or information to support someone you suspect is involved in knife crime, or you want assistance yourself, then you can visit www.knifefree.co.uk or LondonNeedsYouAlive.