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Five further arrests in the Newham murder of Abubakkar 'Junior' Jah

News   •   May 19, 2021 14:50 BST

Abubakkar 'Junior' Jah

Detectives investigating the murder of Abubakkar ‘Junior’ Jah have made a further five arrests.

All five individuals were arrested on Tuesday, 18 May for conspiracy to commit murder.

The arrests are as follows:

[B] a 20-year-old woman,

[C] a 24-year-old man,

[D] a 23-year-old man,

[E] a 20-year-old woman,

[F] a 21-year-old woman.

All five were taken to east London police stations where they remain in custody.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation is asked to call the incident room on 020 8345 3715, by dialling 101 or tweet @MetCC quoting 4050/26April.

Alternatively, you can provide information 100% anonymously via the independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or by visiting

+ [A] A 30-year-old woman was arrested on Sunday, 2 May in connection with the investigation. She was taken to an east London police station and was later released under investigation.