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Detectives continue to investigate the murder of Salem Koudou in Brixton on 20 August 2020


On Friday, 16 April, a 25-year-old man was arrested in connection with the investigation. He has been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

While three men have previously been charged with the murder, officers are continuing to appeal for anyone with information who has yet to speak with police to call the incident room on 0208 721 4961, quoting Operation Sevenstones, or tweet @MetCC. To remain anonymous call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit

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