17 year old charged with murder of Rishmeet Singh

A 17 year old boy has been charged with the murder of 16 year old Rishmeet Singh, who was killed Southall in November.

The teenager was arrested on suspicion of murder on Thursday, 2 December. He was due to appear at Wimbledon Magistrates Court on Friday, 3 December.

Rishmeet was stabbed to death on Raleigh Road, Southall, in the borough of Hounslow, on Wednesday 24 November. Police were called to Raleigh Road at 9.07pm after reports of a stabbing that followed a fight involving a group of people.

Officers attended along with paramedics from the London Ambulance Service (LAS) and found Rishmeet with stab wounds.

Despite the efforts of the emergency services, he died at the scene a short time later.

A 19-year-old man arrested on Tuesday 30 November has been bailed to a date in late December.

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