Leeds & West Yorkshire

Irfan Wahid stabbing: Boy, 16, charged with murder

Irfan Wahid Image copyright West Yorkshire Police
Image caption Irfan Wahid died as a result of a single stab wound to the chest

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of a teenager who was stabbed to death in the street.

Irfan Wahid, also 16, was attacked in Harehills Lane, Leeds, on Friday afternoon. He later died from a single stab wound to the chest.

The suspect has been charged with murder and possession of a bladed article.

West Yorkshire Police said the boy, who cannot be named due to his age, will appear at Leeds Youth Court on Tuesday.

Image caption Irfan was taken to hospital for urgent treatment but later died

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