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Grenfell Tower investigation: Three charged with fraud and another with drug offences

News   •   Jun 08, 2018 06:33 BST

Three men have been charged with fraud and another with drug offences as part of the Grenfell Tower investigation.

[A] Yonatan Eyob - 25 (05.07.92) of no fixed abode has been charged with possession with intent to supply class A drugs; possession of class A drugs; possession of criminal property and failing to supply a PIN code of a mobile phone contrary to section 49 of RIPA.

[B] Abolaji Onafuye - 54 (07.03.64) of Gorleston Street, W14 has been charged with two counts of fraud by false representation;

[C] Koffi Kouakou - 54 (25.01.64) of Elizabeth Court, SW1 has been charged with fraud by false representation;

[D] Abdelkarim Rekaya - 28 (25.02.90) of Lots Road, SW10 has been charged with fraud by false representation and obtaining leave by deception.

All four will appear in custody at Westminster Magistrates' Court on Friday, 8 June.

Five other people - four men and one woman - who were arrested on Thursday, 7 June have been released under investigation.

Enquiries continue.