Boy due in court over teenager’s stabbing death
Youth charged after week-long inquiry by Northamptonshire Police.
A 16-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of a teenager who died from a stab wound.
The youth, who cannot be named because of his age, will appear at Northampton Magistrates’ Court on Friday accused of killing 17-year-old Louis-Ryan Menezes.
The victim, from Rothwell, was pronounced dead after being taken to hospital following an incident at Drayton Walk, Kingsthorpe, Northampton, last week.
A 16-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of Louis-Ryan Menezes: https://t.co/1yfq4DovJE— Northants Police (@NorthantsPolice) June 1, 2018
Police said a 17-year-old boy arrested as part of the inquiry has been released on bail.
A 34-year-old-woman and a man aged 37, both arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender, have been released under investigation.