Police confirm no one will be charged over death of 18-year-old Oluwadamilola Odeyingbo in Chislehurst

PUBLISHED: 14:14 17 August 2018 | UPDATED: 14:14 17 August 2018

Empress Drive in Chislehurst. Picture: Google

Empress Drive in Chislehurst. Picture: Google


Police and medical professionals investigating the death of an 18-year-old in Chislehurst have confirmed no one will be charged in relation to his death.

Oluwadamilola Odeyingbo, 18, died in hospital on the morning of January 10, from injuries sustained following a reported altercation in Empress Drive just after 9pm the day before.

A post-mortem examination conducted on January 12 failed to establish a cause of death.

A special post-mortem has now concluded gave a cause of death as multiple organ failure from a pre-existing medical condition.

Officers from the Met’s Homicide and Major Crime Command, having consulted with the CPS, are satisfied that no offences of murder or manslaughter have been committed.

There are ongoing enquiries in relation to other offences not linked to the death of Mr Odeyingbo

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