Chislehurst murder victim named as Oluwadamilola Odeyingbo

PUBLISHED: 09:43 15 January 2018

18-year-old Oluwadamilola Odeyingbo died in hospital from his injuries, Picture: Met Police

18-year-old Oluwadamilola Odeyingbo died in hospital from his injuries, Picture: Met Police


Detectives identifying the murder of a man in Chislehurst last week have named the victim.

18-year-old Oluwadamilola Odeyingbo died in hospital on Wednesday, January 10, following injuries sustained after a reported altercation in Empress Drive.

A post-mortem examination commenced on Friday.

An 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder on Wednesday, January 10.

He has since been bailed to a date in early February.

Tim Wright, Detective Chief Inspector, 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.

A young man has lost his life and we are doing everything we can to piece together what took place.”

Anyone with information concerning this incident is asked to call the incident room on 020 8721 4961.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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