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UPDATE: Man charged with murder in Tottenham

News   •   Feb 25, 2021 08:02 GMT

[Victim: Tyreke Watson]

A man has been charged with the murder of Tyreke Watson in Tottenham.

Momodu Samura, 21, (20/03/99) of Stanley Road, N15 was charged on Thursday, 25 February, with murder and one count of possession of a bladed article.

He will appear in custody at Thames Magistrates’ Court on 25 February.

Police were called to a stabbing in West Green Road, N15 at approximately 16:00hrs on Monday, 22 February.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended, but despite the efforts of the emergency services, 21-year-old Tyreke Watson was pronounced dead at the scene. His family are being supported by specialist officers.

A post-mortem examination on 24 February gave cause of death as stab injuries.

A 21-year-old man was arrested on 24 February and charged as above.

Officers continue to appeal for anyone with information to call the incident room on 020 8358 1010 or tweet @MetCC with the reference CAD 4438/22FEB.

Alternatively, information can be provided to Crimestoppers, anonymously, by calling 0800 555 111.