Page last updated at 10:57 GMT, Sunday, 13 September 2009 11:57 UK

Man arrested after stabbing death

Perry Nelson
Police have named the victim as 24-year-old Perry Nelson Jr

A man is being questioned after a man died in hospital following a stabbing at a house in Peckham.

Police were called by medical staff at Kings College Hospital, central London, on Thursday evening after two men were brought in with stab wounds.

One of the men, 24-year-old Perry Nelson Jr, from Norbury, died a short time later, police said. The second man was discharged.

Police arrested three men and later released two without charge.

Police said the two victims, along with a third man, attended an address in Southampton Way, Peckham, on Thursday evening.

A dispute ensued with another man at that address and the two subsequently received stab wounds, police said.



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