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Further arrest in Levi Ernest-Morrison murder investigation

News   •   Apr 21, 2021 20:03 BST

Levi Ernest-Morrison

Detectives investigating the murder of 17-year-old Levi Ernest-Morrison in Sydenham have made a further arrest.

[E] aged 18 was arrested on suspicion of murder this afternoon.

He remains in custody at a south London police station.

Four people have previously been charged with murder.

[A] Nichola Leighton, 36 (05.01.85) of Lockwood Close, Sydenham and a 17-year-old male [B] have both been remanded in custody after appearing at the Old Bailey; next court date awaits.

Two teenage boys – aged 15 years old [C] and 14 years old [D] – were charged with murder and possession of an offensive weapon on Tuesday, 20 April.

They appeared in custody at Bromley Youth Court and were remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on Thursday, 22 April.