Stab murder charge: Teen also faces court

PUBLISHED: 14:12 04 March 2010 | UPDATED: 17:39 25 August 2010

A THIRD teenager has been accused of the murder of a 22-year-old.

A THIRD person has been accused of the murder of a 22-year-old.

The 16-year-old youth appeared in custody at Barking Magistrates Court last Friday accused of the murder of Moses Nteyoho in Tavy Bridge, Abbey Wood, on October 30.

He was arrested at Heathrow Airport on February 24 and taken to an east London police station.

Mr Nteyoho was stabbed near to the Tilehurst Point flats, Tavy Bridge and was pronounced dead at the scene. A post-mortem gave cause of death as haemorrhaging from a stab wound to the heart. Two youths have previously been accused of the murder. A 17-year-old man from Woolwich appeared at Redbridge Youth Court on Tuesday, February 23. He was remanded in custody to appear at the Central Criminal Court.

Another man, now 17-years-old from Woolwich previously appeared at the Central Criminal Court on February 4, provisional trial set for June 28 at the Old Bailey.

An incident room opened under detectives from the Homicide and Serious Crime Command on 020 8345 3734.

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