Two teenagers have been charged with the murder of Kenley teenager Aren Mali.

Aren, 17, was killed in North End on October 29 and a post-mortem examination confirmed the cause of death as a single stab wound.

Two 17-year-olds charged with his murder were arrested earlier this week.

The first was arrested in Newcastle on the evening of Thursday (November 9) and was charged the next day.

He appeared at Newcastle Crown Court on Saturday and has been remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on November 13.

A second teenager was arrested on Friday and charged today (November 12). He has been remanded in custody to appear at Croydon Magistrates' Court tomorrow.

Any witnesses, or anyone with information that may assist the investigation, should contact the incident room on 020 8721 4961 or via Twitter @MetCC.

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