Boy, 16, arrested after murder of another teenager in Brixton

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Police at the scene in Holmewood Gardens. Picture by @TweetingBanksy via Twitter

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested following the fatal stabbing of another teenager in Brixton on Sunday.

Police were called to reports of a stabbing at Tilford House, Holmewood Gardens at 5pm on Sunday, where they found the 17-year-old victim. He was taken to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

The arrested teenager is being held at a south London police station on suspicion of murder.