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UPDATE: Two charged with Southwark murder

News   •   Jul 06, 2019 00:05 BST

Victim: Amara Toure

Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of a teenager in Southwark have charged two people with murder.

[E] Dullah Abdullah, 20 (20.11.98) of Eton Road, Ilford and [F] Sultan Chaudhry, 20 (26.02.99) of High Street South, E6 were both charged on Friday, 5 July with the murder of 18-year-old Amara Toure.

They will appear in custody at Thames Magistrates’ Court on Saturday, 6 July.

Amara died after being stabbed in Sutherland Walk, SE17 in the early hours of Sunday, 30 June.

Previously, [D] Paulinho Paulo, 20 (25.03.99) of Walton Road, E12 was charged with murder. He appeared at Camberwell Green Magistrates’ Court on Thursday, 4 July.

He was remanded in custody and will appear at the Old Bailey on Monday, 8 July.

Three other men, [A – 22yrs; B – 18yrs; C – 22yrs] were arrested at the scene on suspicion of attempted murder. They were taken into custody and have since been released under investigation.

Detectives from the Homicide and Major Crime Command investigate.

Enquiries continue.