Teens charged with New Year's Day murder of Gillingham man

David Young David Young was stabbed in the thigh on New Year's Day in Gillingham

Two teenagers have been charged with the murder of a 28-year-old man from Gillingham on New Year's Day.

David Young, of Beatty Avenue, was found stabbed in the thigh at 02:50 GMT in Windmill Road, Gillingham. He died in hospital on 5 January.

Stuart Porter, 18, of Buttermere Close, in Gillingham, and a 17-year-old from Rochester have been charged with his murder.

The pair are due to appear before Maidstone Crown Court on 21 March.

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