Police were called to Bronze Street, SE8 at 3am on Friday, 6 December following a report of a stabbing. A man was pronounced dead at the scene and initial inquiries are being carried out at pace.
The man involved who was fatally stabbed has been named as Crosslom Davis “El Risky” a Drill Rapper from the area.
Detectives have launched a murder investigation and are appealing for witnesses and information following a fatal stabbing in Lewisham.
Officers and London Ambulance Service attended and found a 20-year-old man suffering stab injuries.
He was pronounced dead at the scene at 3.32am.
His next-of-kin have been informed.
While formal identification has not yet taken place, officers are confident that the deceased is Crosslom Davis, 20.
A post-mortem examination will take place in due course.
A crime scene remains in place.
The investigation is being led by homicide detectives from Specialist Crime.
Detective Chief Inspector John Massey said: “While we tirelessly work to piece together the events that sadly led to a young man losing his life, I would appeal to those who have information to do the right thing and speak to us.
“If you saw anything out of the ordinary, no matter how insignificant you think it is, then please contact my team as a matter of urgency as your information could prove vital to our enquiries and could help bring those responsible for this heinous violent act to justice.”
At this early stage in the investigation, no arrests have been made. Enquiries continue.
Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to call incident room on 020 8721 4868 or police on 101 quoting CAD 836/06Dec.