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Teen in court for stabbing murder

A teenager will appear in court after today being charged with the murder of a 17-year-old boy, Scotland Yard said.

Joshua Folkes, known as Money J, was stabbed to death outside a friend's home in Palmers Green, north London, in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

Kreshnik Etemi, 18, of Hill Road, Muswell Hill, will appear at Highbury Corner Magistrates Court later.

A post-mortem examination gave the cause of Joshua's death as a stab would to the chest.

A 15-year-old girl arrested in Enfield on Wednesday in connection with the murder has been released on bail pending further inquiries.

Police said they have made a further arrest in connection with Joshua's death.

A 17-year-old boy was detained in the Clerkenwell area of central London this morning on suspicion of murder and remains in custody at an east London police station, Scotland Yard said.


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