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Man charged with murdering pensioner in Lewisham

A man has been charged with murdering a pensioner found dead at a property in south London.

The 79-year-old victim was discovered in Whitefoot Terrace, Lewisham, on Tuesday night.

Officers attended the address after being called by a member of the public concerned for the man's welfare.

Andrew Monk, 27, of Abergeldie Road, Grove Park, south-east London, is due to appear at Greenwich Magistrates' Court charged with murder later.

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