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Northolt stabbing: Two teenage boys charged with the murder of Abdullahi Tarabi

Police confirmed the victim in the stabbing was Abdullahi Tarabi, 19, from Greenford

Two boys have been charged with murder following a fatal stabbing of Abdullahi Tarabi, also known as Maino Tarabi, in Northolt.

The pair, a 16-year-old and a 17-year-old, were both charged with murder and possession of a pointed or bladed article.

They have not yet been named but are due to appear in custody at Hendon Magistrates' court on Saturday, 15 April.

The victim has been named by Met Police as Abdullahi Tarabi, 19, from Greenford.

The 16-year-old was arrested on Thursday April 13 and the 17-year-old on Friday April 14.

The charges relate to the stabbing in Newnham Close, Northolt, on Tuesday April 11.

Three 19-year-old men and an 18-year-old man who were initially arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and later arrested on suspicion of murder have been released under investigation, in line with new bail provisions.

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