Pair face second court appearance on murder charge

A TEENAGE boy and a man are due before magistrates this morning charged with the murder of Daniel Leahy, who was stabbed to death at a Barking pub. The 14-year-old and 39-year-old Jason Michaels are accused of killing Mr Leahy, 45, who died of chest stab

A TEENAGE boy and a man are due before magistrates this morning charged with the murder of Daniel Leahy, who was stabbed to death at a Barking pub.

The 14-year-old and 39-year-old Jason Michaels are accused of killing Mr Leahy, 45, who died of chest stab wounds at the Victoria, Axe Street, on Monday.

They also face charges of GBH against a 49-year-old man who was injured in the same incident, and of GBH against a 29-year-old man at the same pub on February 14.

The defendants from Barking appeared before Havering Magistrates' Court on Saturday after being charged on Friday.


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They were remanded in custody ahead of today's appearance at Barking Magistrates' Court.

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