Thamesmead man charged with Belvedere murder

A Thamesmead man has been charged with murder after a fatal stabbing near Belvedere station in 2021.

Police report that Christopher Brownly-Otiede, 27, of Sorrell Close in Thamesmead, was charged  yesterday (Friday 1st April) with the murder of Vitali Skrypniak.

The Ukrainian lorry driver was attacked near Belvedere station, woth police called at 10:13pm on 18th September 2021.

He was pronounced dead at the scene with cause of death being a stab wound.

The suspect will appear in custody at Bromley Magistrates’ Court on Saturday 2nd April.

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One thought on “Thamesmead man charged with Belvedere murder

  • April 3, 2022 at 11:31 am

    Let’s hope Vatlal’s family now get the justice they deserve.


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