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Two men charged with 2020 Islington murder

News   •   Jun 30, 2021 09:45 BST

[Victim: Kamal Nuur]

Two men will appear in court charged with the 2020 murder of Kamal Nuur in Islington.

[A] Melvis Mariano, 21 (28.06.00) of no fixed address was charged with murder. He was originally arrested on 6 October 2020.

[C] Michael Lebbie, 18 (14.03.03) of Priory Green, N1 was charged with murder. He was initially arrested on 10 October 2020.

A 17-year-old girl [B] was been charged with assisting an offender. She was originally arrested on 6 October 2020.

All three were charged on Tuesday, 29 June and will appear in custody at Highbury Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday, 30 June.

Police were called at 20:00hrs on 14 September 2020 to North Road, N7, to reports of a man found suffering from stab injuries.

Kamal Nuur, aged 18, was treated by paramedics at the scene but despite their best efforts, he was pronounced dead.

A post-mortem examination conducted on 17 September 2020 confirmed that Kamal died as a result of stab injuries.

= [D] A 21-year-old man who was arrested as part of this investigation has been released with no further action.