Man jailed for three years after man dies following fight outside restaurant in the Old Kent Road

A man has been jailed for three years for manslaughter after the death of a man in Southwark.

Jose Adolfo Licona Valladares, 25, of Brixton Hill on Friday appeared at Inner London Crown Court where he was sentenced.

It comes after 45-year-old Santiago Lenin Borja Donoso died from a head injury on March 31 this year.

The pair had an altercation outside of a South London restaurant in the Old Kent Road on February 23.

Jose Adolfo Licona Valladares

Valladares had initially been charged with grievous bodily harm, which then changed to manslaughter following Santiago’s death.

He pleaded guilty to manslaughter on Tuesday, August 11.

Detective Sergeant David Brooks, of the Met’s Specialist Crime South, said: “This was a very tragic incident in which a man needlessly lost his life.

“This altercation meant one man very sadly lost his life. Another will now spend time behind bars.”



Please make cheques payable to “MSI Media Limited” and send by post to South London Press, Unit 112, 160 Bromley Road, Catford, London SE6 2NZ

Housing Secretary Robert Jenrick has encouraged everyone in the country who can afford to do so to buy a newspaper, and told the Downing Street press briefing recently: “A free country needs a free press, and the newspapers of our country are under significant financial pressure”.

So if you have enjoyed reading this story, and if you can afford to do so, we would be so grateful if you can buy our newspaper or make a donation, which will allow us to continue to bring stories like this one to you both in print and online.

Everyone at the South London Press thanks you for your continued support.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *