Nigerian teenager fatally stabbed to death during street fight in U.K

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A young man who died following a fight on a leafy south-east London street has been named.

Oluwadamilola Odeyingbo, 18, died in hospital from injuries sustained in the altercation in Chislehurst. Odeyingbo was found wounded in the front garden of a home in the street shortly after 9pm. .

He died in hospital on Wednesday morning. An 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder on Wednesday. He has since been bailed to a date in early February.

A post-mortem examination began on Friday (January 12) but has not finished yet and will be concluded in due course.

Detective Chief Inspector Tim Wright, who is leading the investigation, said: “We understand that neighbours and people passing through the area witnessed the incident on Tuesday evening.

“We are keen to speak to all witnesses and would encourage them to come forward as soon as possible.

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