Teenage boy charged with Croydon Halloween murder

Scott Kouebitra Image copyright Met Police
Image caption Scott Kouebitra was a recruitment consultant

A teenage boy has been charged with the murder of a 22-year-old man in Croydon on 31 October.

Scott Kouebitra was found with knife wounds along with four other other men in Gloucester Road at 20:00 GMT.

Two of the men were taken to hospital but Mr Kouebitra died at the scene.

A 16-year-old boy arrested on Tuesday appeared at Croydon Youth Court on Thursday. He was remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on 14 November.

The defendant was also charged with four counts of robbery, two counts of attempted robbery, two counts of theft and one count of possession of an offensive weapon.

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