Teen charged over fatal Hillingdon murder

teen charged over fatal hillingdon murder

A teenager has been charged with the murder of an 18-year-old man in Hillingdon.

Police were called at 4.36pm on Thursday, 7 November to reports of a stabbing at the youth offending service in Hillingdon Civic Centre.

Officers and London Ambulance Service (LAS) attended and found 18-year-old Hakim Ishmael Daba Sillah with a critical stab injury.

Hakim was taken by the London Ambulance Service to a west London hospital where he died at 5.25pm.

His next of kin continue to be supported by specialist officers.

A post-mortem examination will be scheduled in due course.

A 17-year-old boy arrested on suspicion of murder has now been charged and will appear before Uxbridge Magistrates’ Court on Saturday, 9 November.

A second male suffered a stab wound during the incident. His injuries were not life-threatening.

Anyone who witnessed this incident or has information is asked to call police on 020 8785 8099, Tweet @MetCC or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.