Man charged with murder after fatal shooting in Camberwell
07:45 19 April 2013
A man has been charged following a fatal shooting in Camberwell.
Jerome Edwards was taken to hospital following the shooting in Southwell Road, which happened just before 4.50am on Sunday, but he later died.
A post-mortem found Mr Edwards, 23, of the Catford area, died of a gunshot wound to the head.
Police have charged Clleon Smith, 26, of Hichisson Road, SE15, with murder of Mr Edwards.
He has also been charged with attempted murder of a 20-year-old man in Southwell Road on Sunday morning, and possession of a prohibited firearm.
Smith is due to appear in custody at Bromley Magistrates’ Court today.
A 31-year-old man arrested in connection with the investigation has been bailed to return to a south London police station in late May pending further enquiries.