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New Cross teen denies murder of Kevin Ssali in Lee
3:10pm Thursday 24th January 2013 in Crime
A NEW Cross teenager has denied murdering Kevin Ssali in Lee after a row on a bus.
Kevin, 14, from South Norwood, died following the attack in Burnt Ash Road, Lee, on September 15.
The Crown Woods College pupil was taken to hospital by ambulance but died a short while later.
A post-mortem examination gave the cause of death as a single stab wound to the heart.
Today, a 17-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, appeared at the Old Bailey where he denied murdering Kevin.
He was remanded in custody for trial on June 24.