Two males have been charged in relation to the fatal stabbing of 15-year-old Kayjon Lubin in Newham.
[A] aged 17, was arrested on Sunday, 13 December and charged the following day with murder.
[B] Azhar Miah, 28 (22.11.92), of Silverland Street, Newham, was arrested the same day and has been charged with threatening a person with an offensive weapon in a public place.
Both males are due to appear in custody today, Tuesday, 15 December, at Thames Magistrates' Court.
An investigation was launched after police were called at approximately 18:50hrs on Friday, 11 December to Woodman Street, Newham E16.
They found Kayjon with injuries but despite the efforts of the emergency services, he was pronounced dead at the scene.
A post-mortem examination has established cause of death as a single stab wound to the chest.
The investigation by the Met’s Specialist Crime Command (Homicide) continues at pace.