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17-year-old charged in Clapham murder case

News   •   Nov 07, 2018 00:03 GMT

Malcolm Mide-Madariola

A 17-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of Malcolm Mide-Madariola near Clapham South underground station.

The 17-year-old [A], who was arrested on Monday, 5 November, has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at Bromley Magistrates' Court on Wednesday, 7 November.

A second man [B], aged 18, who was also arrested on suspicion of murder on Monday, 5 November, has been released on bail until later this month.

A murder investigation was launched on Friday, 2 November after police were called at around 16:35hrs to reports of a stabbing in Balham Hill, outside Clapham South Underground station.

Officers and London Ambulance Service attended. Malcolm Mide-Madariola, aged 17, was found suffering from a stab wound.

Officers and paramedics gave the boy emergency first aid before he was taken to a south London hospital, where he died a short time later.