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Update re murder of man in Southgate

News   •   Oct 20, 2017 13:45 BST

A man charged with the murder of a 23-year-old man in Southgate has had his case discontinued.

Jarrad O'Field, 20 (03.05.97), of no fixed address, was charged on Sunday, 27 August with the murder of Seun McMillan in Cowper Gardens, N14 on Tuesday, 2 May.

He appeared in custody at the Old Bailey on Wednesday, 30 August. The case against O'Field was discontinued by the Crown Prosecution Service on Thursday, 19 October.

One man remains on bail as part of the investigation. A 27-year-old man [E] arrested on Wednesday, 4 October on suspicion of conspiracy to murder. He has been bailed to a date in late October.

Enquiries continue and detectives continue to appeal for information.

Previously, two men - aged 27 [A] and 25 [B] - arrested in the early hours of Wednesday, 3 May and were released under investigation and were since informed they will face no further action.

A 20-year-old man [C] arrested on Tuesday, 9 May on suspicion of murder and released on bail and has subsequently been released under investigation.

A 19-year-old woman [D] arrested on Thursday, 8 June on suspicion of assisting an offender and released on bail has also been informed she will face no further action.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the incident room on 020 8721 4205, or police via 101 or by tweeting @MetCC.

To give information anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit