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Fifth person charged with Hackney murder

News   •   May 09, 2018 23:18 BST

[Victim: Daniel Frederick]

Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of Daniel Frederick in Hackney on Monday, 8 January have charged a fifth person with murder.

The 17-year-old boy [G] was charged on Wednesday, 9 May and will appear in custody at the Old Bailey on Thursday, 10 May.

Four people have previously been charged with murder.

Two 16-year-old boys [B; C]; a 17-year-old boy [F]; and Kacper Karasinski, 18 (03.10.99) of Mount Pleasant Lane, Hackney will appear at the Old Bailey on the same day for a plea and trial preparation hearing.

A 26-year-old man [A] arrested on Wednesday, 10 January on suspicion of murder has been released under investigation.

A 41-year-old woman [D] arrested on Monday, 29 January on suspicion of assisting an offender has also been released under investigation.