Boy Charged With Dartford Murder

21 November 2016, 07:14

Officers investigating the death of a man in Dartford have charged a 17-year-old boy with murder.

The boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, will appear before Medway magistrates on Monday 21 November 2016.

Kent Police was called at 11.52am on Saturday 19 November to a report that a man had fallen ill following an alleged altercation at an address in Sackville Road.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene at 12.44pm.

An investigation into the incident is ongoing and is being handled by detectives from the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate.

From Kent Police

Boy charged with murder after Dartford incident

21 NOV 2016

Officers investigating the death of a man in Dartford have charged a 17-year-old boy with murder.

The boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, will appear before Medway magistrates on Monday 21 November 2016.

Kent Police was called at 11.52am on Saturday 19 November to a report that a man had fallen ill following an alleged altercation at an address in Sackville Road.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene at 12.44pm.

An investigation into the incident is ongoing and is being handled by detectives from the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate.