Intu Bromley 'knife fight': Second boy charged

Police at the Intu shopping centre in Bromley after incident on 26 December 2015 Image copyright @keefmoon/PA
Image caption Police were called to the shopping centre on Boxing Day after shoppers panicked

A second 16-year-old boy has been charged over an alleged knife fight at a London shopping centre on Boxing Day.

The first teenager has been bailed after admitting possessing a machete as disorder broke out at the Intu Bromley centre. Shoppers panicked after rumours of a gunman.

Armed police were called at about 15:45 GMT and found a boy with a head injury. Two knives were recovered.

Both boys have also been charged with common assault and violent disorder.

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