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Teenager held in custody after lethal knife-attack incident in Gillingham murder case

Jan 16, 2020 - Legal Monitor Worldwide

A teenage boy from Barking has been charged with the murder of a man in Gillingham.

The 17-year-old, who can't be named, was arrested by Kent Police in Coquelles, near the French port of Calais, in the early hours.

He is set to appear before Medway Magistrates' Court.

A woman in her 40s was also detained on suspicion of assisting an offender and has since been released pending further enquiries.

A murder investigation was launched after a 35-year-old man was fatally stabb...