Woolwich aftermath as it happened

Key points

  • The family of Drummer Lee Rigby, 25, speak of their loss at an emotional news conference
  • Two men arrested in the connection with his murder are identified as Michael Adebolajo and Michael Adebowale
  • New footage emerges of the moment the two men were shot by armed police officers in Woolwich
  • The government defends security services after it is confirmed the suspects had been known to MI5 for eight years
  • Two women arrested as part of the investigation are released without charge, but a third man remains in custody

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Reporting:

  • Kayte Rath, Holly Wallis & Martin Tooth 

Last updated 25 May 2013

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