Seven year old dead after flat arson attack in London

seven year old dead after flat arson attack in london

An arson investigation has been launched following a fatal fire in Lewisham.
Police were called to Adolphus Street, SE8, at 3.25am on Tuesday, 7 August following reports of a fire at a residential address.
Officers attended along with the London Ambulance Service and London Fire Brigade who tackled the fire.
A seven-year-old boy was found deceased inside the property. His next-of-kin have been informed.
Police are working with fire investigators and have deemed the fire as suspicious.
A number of surrounding properties were evacuated as a precaution.
Two women were taken to a central London hospital by London Ambulance Service. Their injuries are not life-threatening.
Officers from Lewisham investigate supported by the Homicide and Major Crime Command.
At this early stage there have been no arrests.
Enquiries continue.
Anyone with information on this fatal fire is requested to call police on 101 quoting CAD 933/07Aug or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. You can also tweet @MetCC.