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Two held after boy, 15, is stabbed to death

Published 03/04/2016

The Metropolitan Police said two male youths were arrested close to the scene and were in custody
The Metropolitan Police said two male youths were arrested close to the scene and were in custody

A 15-year-old boy has died after being stabbed in a fight between a group of youths.

The victim was taken to a south London hospital with a stab wound following the clash in New Cross Road, Lewisham, at 7.41pm on Sunday.

But he later died of his injuries shortly after 9pm.

A Metropolitan Police spokesman said two male youths, whose ages were not given, were arrested close to the scene and remain in custody at a south London police station.

The spokesman said: "Detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command have been informed. Enquires continue."

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