Man charged with manslaughter of teenage girl in Camberwell

Kevin Quinn (14 July, 2018)

Twenty-one-year-old man due to appear before magistrates today Saturday July 14


A Camberwell man is due to appear at court today after allegedly killing a teenage girl.

Twenty-one-year-old Oluwaseyi Dada was charged with manslaughter yesterday (Friday July 13) after police were called to Brisbane Street the day before at 12.16pm, where the seventeen-year-old victim was fatally stabbed.

Paramedics and an air ambulance attended, but sadly the girl was pronounced dead at the scene at 1.02pm.

Dada, who lives on Brisbane Street was arrested at the scene.

Officers have said they believe the suspect and victim knew each other, and a weapon has been recovered.

Dada is due to appear at South London Magistrates’ Court today Saturday July 14.

A post-mortem examination is also due to held today, as formal identification of the seventeen-year-old girls awaits.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 quoting CAD 3429/12JUL or Crimestoppers anonymously via 0800 555 111.

You can also visit or tweet information to @MetCC.


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