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Boy charged with murder over knife attack in London

Santino Angelo Dymiter Image copyright Met Police
Image caption Santino Angelo Dymiter was found injured on 26 August

A 14-year-old boy accused of a stabbing murder has been remanded to a secure unit.

The teenager, from Barking, appeared at Thames Magistrates' Court on Saturday morning over the killing of Santino Angelo Dymiter, from Plaistow.

Eighteen-year-old Mr Dymiter was found injured on the afternoon of 26 August by emergency services at Chadd Green, east London.

The judge remanded the 14-year-old to appear at the Old Bailey on Tuesday.

The boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, is also accused of having a knife in a public place.

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