Murdered: Shakilus Townsend
Five people have been arrested in connection with the murder of Shakilus Townsend, police said today.
Officers arrested one person around 9pm yesterday and the others this morning, Scotland Yard said.
Shakilus, 16, was stabbed and beaten with a baseball bat in an attack in Thorton Heath, south London, on Thursday.
He died from his injuries the following day.
Two men aged 22 and 18, and two teenage boys aged 16 and 17, and a 16-year-old girl have been arrested in connection with his death.
All five are being questioned at south London police stations. Continue Reading….
Witnesses have claimed that after this brutal attack his murderers ran away laughing.
If these five individuals were in fact involved then I wonder if they are laughing now?
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