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Man charged with attempted murder after Southwark collision

News   •   Mar 10, 2020 14:05 GMT

A man has been charged with attempted murder following a collision in Southwark.

Shaik Rahman, 33 (19.10.86) of Bermondsey Wall East, SE16 was charged on Tuesday, 10 March with attempted murder and driving a motor vehicle dangerously.

He will appear in custody at Croydon Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, 11 March.

The charges relate to an incident that happened on Saturday, 7 March at Wilson Grove, SE16.

Officers were called to a collision involving a car and a motorbike - the car did not stop at the scene.

The motorbike rider, a 16-year-old boy from Southwark, was taken to an east London hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

His next of kin are aware.

On Monday, 9 March Rahman was arrested in south London on suspicion of attempted murder and subsequently charged as above.