15-year-old charged
with murder of
18 year Khalid Kamran

Kamran Khalid

ILFORD (Essex): Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of a man in Ilford on Thursday have charged a 15-year-old boy. The teenager, who cannot be named for legal reasons, will appear at Barkingside Magistrates’ Court on Monday, 1 November.

According to Met information, Police were called to Harrow Road, Ilford at 03:54hrs on Thursday, 28 October following reports of a fight. Officers attended with medics from the London Ambulance Service and the London Air Ambulance.

They found a man who had been stabbed. He was treated at the scene but despite the best efforts of the emergency services he was pronounced dead a short time later.

He has since been identified as 18-year-old Kamran Khalid. His family is being supported by specialist officers.

Kamran Khalid was found badly injured in Harrow Road, Ilford, at about 04:00 BST on Thursday following reports of a fight.

The scene of the stabbing on Harrow Road in Ilford

He had been stabbed and died at the scene. The boy, who cannot be named due to his age, is due before magistrates in Barkingside on Monday, the Met Police said.