A woman has died after a disturbance at a block of flats in Elephant and Castle. 

The woman was found seriously injured in Elephant Road just before 4pm today (April 6). 

Despite the efforts of emergency services, she was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Police enquires into the circumstances continue. 

A crime scene is currently in place following the incident. 

No arrests have been made. 

A spokesperson for Metropolitan Police said: “Police were called at 15:56hrs on Thursday, 6 April to a block of flats on Elephant Road, SE17 following reports of a disturbance at the location.

“A woman-no further details- was found with serious injuries.

“Despite the efforts of emergency services she was pronounced dead at the scene.

“A large number of officers remain at the location as enquiries continue.

“A crime scene is in place and enquiries are ongoing.

“No arrests have been made.”