A man has been pronounced dead after a stabbing at lunchtime in Anerley near Penge.

The victim is believed to be in his 20s and the incident occurred on Samos Road close to Birkbeck station.

Police arrived around 12:30pm though the victim sadly died at the scene.

If you saw anything you can call police on 101.

The news comes shortly after the first anniversary of an unsolved murder in Penge