Teenager charged with attempted murder

John Phillips A TEENAGER has been charged with attempted murder after his ex-girlfriend and her mum were stabbed in Barking on Monday. Patrick Akintunde, 19, was arrested after two women were found with multiple stab wounds at Lakedale Court, Marine Drive, at 9am. The

John Phillips

A TEENAGER has been charged with attempted murder after his ex-girlfriend and her mum were stabbed in Barking on Monday.

Patrick Akintunde, 19, was arrested after two women were found with multiple stab wounds at Lakedale Court, Marine Drive, at 9am. The younger woman was still in hospital yesterday (Wednesday).

Akintunde, of Purfleet, Essex, appeared before Barking magistrates

yesterday charged with attempted murder and grievous bodily harm.

He was remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on Wednesday, July 22.