- Jan 22, 2017
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A teenage boy is arrested after the girl was stabbed to death near a south London shopping centre.
A 15-year-old girl has been killed in a stabbing in Croydon, south London.
Police cars and ambulances surrounded a red double decker bus in Wellesley Road, near the Whitgift Centre, following the attack at 08:30 BST.
One eyewitness described seeing a bus driver and a woman trying to resuscitate the girl on the pavement.
A teenage boy, believed to be known to the victim, was arrested shortly after the girl died at 09:21 BST, and a murder inquiry has begun.
The girl attended Old Palace of John Whitgift School, an all girls private school in Croydon