Teenager charged with murder of Lamarni Hylton-Reid
- 26 August 2013
- From the section London
A 17-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of a man who was stabbed to death in an east London street.
Lamarni Hylton-Reid, 20, of Hackney, was attacked in Homerton High Street, Homerton, on Wednesday.
He was found by police officers, but later died. Post-mortem tests showed he died from a stab wound to the chest.
Scotland Yard said the 17-year-old would appear at Highbury Corner Magistrates' Court on Monday charged with murder.
A 19-year-old man arrested for assisting an offender has been bailed pending further investigation.