Green Lanes Walk stabbing: Five Hackney youths charged with attempted murder

Green Lanes Walk where the boy was stabbed. Picture: Google Maps

Green Lanes Walk where the boy was stabbed. Picture: Google Maps - Credit: Google Maps

Detectives have charged five youths from Hackney over the stabbing of a teenager on Green Lanes Walk in Manor House on April 6.

A 16-year-old boy was taken to hospital by the London Ambulance Service and later discharged.

Three 17-year-old boys from Hackney, who cannot be named for legal reasons, were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder on April 7 and and bailed.

Yesterday (Monday) they attended an east London police station and were charged with attempted murder and possession of a bladed article. Tishane Johnson-Farrell, 20, of Downs Road, Lower Clapton, has been charged with the same.

Ibrahim Lunat, 19, of Stellman Close, Lower Clapton was also charged with attempted murder.

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All were remanded to appear at Thames Magistrates’ Court today.

Anyone with information is asked to call the central east gangs task force via 101 quoting CAD 6478/6Apr or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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