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UPDATE: Man charged with Brixton murder

News   •   Aug 20, 2017 08:41 BST

Detectives investigating a stabbing in Brixton have charged a man with murder.

Alando Bolt, 45 (17.06.72) of Adelaide Close, Lambeth was charged on Sunday, 20 August.

He will appear in custody at Hendon Magistrates' Court on Monday, 21 August.

The victim has been formally identified as 30-year-old Andrew Thompson from Kennington.

A post-mortem examination was conducted on Saturday, 19 August and gave the cause of death as a stab wound to the chest.

Detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command are investigating and are not seeking anyone else in connection with this matter.

Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call police on 101.