Man charged with murder of Croydon hospital nurse
A man has been charged with the murder of a nurse at a private hospital in south London.
Patrick Clarke, 68, was stabbed several times at Southleigh Community Hospital in Brighton Road, South Croydon, on Tuesday.
A post-mortem examination gave the cause of death as a stab wound to the chest.
Jimmy Jedson, 40, of Brighton Road, Croydon, is in custody and due before Bromley Magistrates' Court on Monday.
A spokesman for Southleigh Community Hospital said: "We are greatly saddened to confirm that a member of staff lost his life following an incident in the hospital.
"Our deepest sympathies are with his family, friends and colleagues. He was a valued and respected member of staff who will be deeply missed."