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Man charged over Two Stockwell deaths

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six arrested after two murdered in lambeth 2

A man has been charged with the murder of two people who were found with stab injuries at an address in Stockwell.

Daniel Briceno-Garcia, 44 of Dorset Road, SW8 was charged on Thursday, 2 April with two counts of murder.

He will appear in custody at Croydon Magistrates’ Court today (Friday, 3 April).

Police were called to a residential address in Dorset Road, SW8 at around 4pm on Wednesday, 1 April.

Inside the address, officers found a 59-year-old man and a 56-year-old woman suffering stab injuries – both were pronounced dead at the scene. Formal identification awaits; next of kin have been informed.

Six people – five men and one woman – were arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder; one man was charged as above; the others have been bailed pending further enquiries.

Detectives from the Met’s Specialist Crime Command investigate.