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Teenager arrested on suspicion of murder after woman, 20, dies in South London flat

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A murder investigation has been launched after a 20-year-old lady died in a flat in South East London.

A youngster was arrested on suspicion of murder however has since been launched underneath investigation.

Police had been referred to as shortly earlier than 6am on Wednesday (April 7) to Belvoir Close, Mottingham, to experiences of an unresponsive lady at a property.

She was sadly pronounced useless on the scene.

Next of kin have been knowledgeable.

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The 19-year-old man who was arrested and the sufferer knew one another.

Police had been seen guarding a second story flat on the shut in the aftermath of the dying.

Investigators had been additionally seen going by way of the bins exterior the block.

A spokesperson for the Met Police mentioned: “Police had been referred to as at roughly 5.55am on Wednesday, April 7 to experiences of an unresponsive lady at a residential property in Belvoir Close, Mottingham.

“Officers attended together with London Ambulance Service. A 20-year-old lady was pronounced useless on the scene. Her subsequent of kin has been knowledgeable and are being supported by specialist officers.

“Formal identification awaits.

“A autopsy examination started on Thursday, April 8 and police await the outcomes of continued evaluation.

“A 19-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of murder has been launched underneath investigation.

“The pair had been identified to one another.

“Enquiries proceed.”

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