A 15-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of a teenager who was stabbed to death in southeast London.
Tamim Ian Habimana, also 15, was found with a single stab wound when officers were called to reports of an attack in Woolwich shortly after 5.20pm on Monday.
He was pronounced dead at the scene in Woolwich New Road at 6.08pm, despite the efforts of emergency services to save him.
The teenager accused of his murder, who cannot be named, appeared at Bromley Magistrates’ Court on Saturday. He is next due to appear at the Old Bailey on Monday.
He is also charged with the attempted murder of another 15-year-old and possession of an offensive weapon.
Two other boys, aged 14 and 15, remain in custody at a police station in south London, having also been arrested on suspicion of Tamim’s murder.
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