Man found dead in Southwark flat is named
20:14 12 December 2012
A man who died of asphyxiation in Southwark has been named.
A murder investigation has been launched following the death of Andrejs Ivanovs, 30, of Frederick Road.
The Latvian national was found in a flat in Frederick Road on Sunday at around 10.35pm by officers who were called to reports of a disturbance.
Mr Ivanovs was pronounced dead at the scene.
A post mortem on Tuesday at Greenwich Mortuary gave the cause of death as asphyxia - compression to the neck.
The Homicide and Serious Crime Command are investigating. A 22-year-old man was arrested yesterday on suspicion of murder and remains in custody pending further enquiries.
Anyone with information call 020 8721 4054 or Crimestoppers anonymously 0800 555111.