UK News Teenager charged with murder of man who was shot dead at petrol station
Police shoot 'armed' man dead in London as the capital struggles to contain wave of violence: Armed officers kill man as he walks the streets 'with a gun' and makes 'threats'
The Metropolitan Police said firearms officers were called at 3.50am to reports of a man in his 40s making threats with a gun.Scotland Yard said firearms officers were called at 3.50am to reports of the man in his 40s claiming to be in possession of a weapon and making threats in Romford, east London.
An 18-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a 34-year-old who was fatally shot outside an Essex petrol station.
Bradley Blundell has been extradited to the UK from the Netherlands after attending a police station in Amsterdam.
He was charged on Tuesday with the murder of John Pordage who was fatally shot in the chest at a BP garage, Essex Police said.
An 18-year-old man is due in court tomorrow, Wednesday, April 18, charged with the murder of John Pordage in#Chelmsford last year.
Man in his 40s is shot dead by police after making threats and claiming he had a gun near a petrol station in east London
The Metropolitan Police said firearms officers were called at 3.50am to reports of a man in his 40s making threats with a gun. When they arrived at the house in Collier Row, the man had left, and was still armed, police said. © Provided by Associated Newspapers Limited At 4.45am, the man was then shot dead by officers at the Esso petrol station near Collier Row Road and Lodge Lane.He was pronounced dead at the scene at 05:17hrs.Road closures remain in place around the scene.— Essex Police (@EssexPoliceUK)
Mr Pordage died in hospital after the shooting at the garage near the Army and Navy roundabout in Baddow Road, Chelmsford, in the early hours of August 5 last year.
Blundell, of Cromwell Close, Boreham, Essex, is also charged with possession of a firearm with intent to endanger life, perverting the course of justice and handling stolen goods.
He is due to appear at Chelmsford Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday.
Man, 35, charged with murdering mother-of-three Hollie Kerrell .
The 28-year-old’s body was found on Thursday.Christopher Llewellyn Kerrell, of Whitton, a village near Knighton, Powys, is accused of killing the 28-year-old whose body was found on Thursday.
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