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​Detectives investigating the murder of Josiph Beker have made a fourth arrest.

News   •   Sep 15, 2019 18:34 BST

Detectives investigating the murder of Josiph Beker, 17, in Edgware Road, W2 on Tuesday, 10 September have made a fourth arrest.

A 16-year-old boy [D] was arrested today, Sunday, 15 September on suspicion of murder and is currently in custody at a south London police station.

Two teenagers have already been charged with his murder:

Two 16-year-old males [A] and [B] were charged with murder on Saturday, 14 September and appeared at Highbury Corner Magistrates’ Court on the same day. 

Their next court appearance will be at the Old Bailey on Tuesday, 17 September.

A third teenager, aged 18 [C] arrested on Friday, 13 September in connection with the murder has been bailed pending further enquiries.

Detectives from the Specialist Crime Command are investigating, led by Detective Chief Inspector Andy Partridge.

Anyone with information concerning this murder is asked to call police on 101 quoting CAD 3755/10Sept or Crimestoppers anonymously via 0800 555 111.

Any young people who have information about violence or knife crime can visit where they can pass on information anonymously – your I.P address will not be traced. Fearless is part of the Crimestoppers charity, and is also independent of the police.