Police charge man following Broad daylight Stabbing in North London

man stabbed in broad day blood bath in islington

Detectives investigating the murder of a 30-year-old man on Upper Street, N1, on Monday 21 May, have today [Saturday 26 May], charged a man with his murder.

Reece Daniel Williams, (09.06.1996), of Islington, was arrested on Friday 25 May and has been charged with murder.

He has been remanded in custody to appear at Haringey Magistrates Court on Monday 28 May.

Detectives continue to appeal for information and witnesses to this fatal attack.

Detective Chief Inspector Dave Whellams, said: “This was a brutal attack that was carried out on a busy street in broad daylight. I am asking anyone who saw the assault or has any information to contact detectives.

“In particular we would like to hear from anyone who was in the area around this time, who may have filmed any part of the incident on their phones or has dash-cam footage of the incident. Your information could be vital in helping us establish the course of events that unfolded during the early evening of the 21 May and what caused a young man to lose his life.”

Any witnesses or anyone with any information is asked to call the incident room on 020 8345 3775 or contact via Twitter @MetCC or 101 quoting reference 5952/21 May.

To give information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at