Leicester: Three men charged with murder after stabbing

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Abdirahim MohamedImage source, Leicestershire Police
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Abdirahim Mohamed was attacked on Melbourne Street, Leicester, at about 23:45 BST on Wednesday, police said

Three men have been charged with murder after a teenager was fatally stabbed.

Abdirahim Mohamed, 18, died in hospital in the early hours of Thursday after he was found with multiple stab wounds on Melbourne Street, Leicester, on Wednesday night.

The accused are Daniel Pollard, 29, Abdul Hemid Suleman, 58, and Mohammed Hansrod, 29, all from Leicester.

On Tuesday, they appeared at Leicester Magistrates' Court where they were remanded in custody.

Mr Pollard, of Calder Road, and Mr Hansrod, of Dulverton Road, were arrested at the weekend and Mr Suleman, of Jupiter Close, was arrested on Friday.

All three will appear at Northampton Crown Court on Wednesday.

Two men, aged 32 and 57, have also been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender and remain in police custody.

On Friday, the victim's family said in a statement they were "overwhelmed by the events" and "cannot believe he is gone".

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