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[Victim: Sven Badzak]
[Victim: Sven Badzak]

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UPDATE: Further charge in Sven Badzak murder investigation

Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of Sven Badzak in Kilburn have charged a third person with murder.

A 16-year-old male [F] was charged with murder and the attempted murder of a 16-year-old male on Thursday, 16 September.

He appeared at Willesden Magistrates' Court on Friday, 17 September. He was remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on Tuesday, 21 September. 

Two other men have previously been charged with Sven’s murder and the attempted murder of a 16-year-old male. They are:

[C] Rashid Gedel, 20 [29.09.00] of Fenman Gardens Ilford and [E] Shiroh Ambersley, 21 (18.06.00) of Matthews Close, Wembley.

Both have been remanded in custody ahead of a trial at the Old Bailey on 18 July 2022.

Six other males arrested - [A] 17, [B] 19 [D] 19, [G] 18, [H] 23 and [I] 20 are released under investigation – have been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

Sven, 22, died after being attacked and stabbed in Willesden Lane, NW6 at approximately 17:40hrs on Saturday, 6 February. A 16-year-old male was also stabbed.

Enquiries remain ongoing by Homicide detectives from the Met’s Specialist Crime Command.

Anybody with information relating to this investigation should call police on 101 or tweet @MetCC quoting CAD 5580/06Feb.

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or visit




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