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Five people charged in connection with stabbing

News   •   Jul 07, 2020 11:45 BST

Detectives have charged five people in connection with the stabbing of a teenager on Green Lanes Walk in Haringey on Monday, 6 April.

A 16-year-old boy was taken to hospital by the London Ambulance Service and later discharged.

Three 17-year-old males - [A], [B] and [C] - and all from Hackney, were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder on Tuesday, 7 and Wednesday, 8 April and bailed. 

On Monday, 6 July, they attended an east London police station and were charged with attempted murder and possession of a bladed article.

Also charged, as above, was [E] Tishane Johnson-Farrell, 20 (14.09.99) of Downs Road, E5. 

A fifth man, [F] Ibrahim Lunat, 19, (7.06.01) of Stellman Close, E5 was charged with attempted murder. 

All five appeared at Thames Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday, 7 July. They are next due to appear at the Old Bailey on 13 July.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Central East Gangs Task Force via 101 quoting CAD 6478/6Apr, Tweet @MetCC or contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

+ A 19-year-old man [D] arrested in April remains released under investigation.