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Three teenagers charged with the murder of Syed Islam in Mile End

PUBLISHED: 06:30 18 April 2017

Syed Islam, 20, was stabbed to death last week. Picture MET POLICE

Syed Islam, 20, was stabbed to death last week. Picture MET POLICE

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A man and two boys have been charged with the murder of a 20-year-old in Mile End.

Syed Jamanoor Islam died after he was stabbed in Wagner Street last Tuesday.

The former Tower Hamlets College student was attacked at around 4.45pm and died in hospital an hour later.

Nayeem Chowdhury, 18, of Burdett Road, Bow, a 15-year-old boy from Seven Kings and a teenager, 17, from Bow, were charged with Syed’s murder yesterday.

All three will appear before Bromley Magistrates’ Court today.

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