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Source: United Kingdom London Metropolitan Police

Detectives investigating the murder of Shakur Hassan have charged a teenager.

A 16-year-old boy [C] was charged with murder on Saturday, 24 October. He has been remanded in custody and will appear at Uxbridge Magistrates’ Court on Monday, 26 October. 

In addition, a 46-year-old man [D] has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody at this time. 

Police were called to Austin Road, Hayes, shortly before 22:00hrs on Tuesday, 13 October, to reports of a shooting.

Officers attended along with paramedics from the London Ambulance Service and Shakur was found with gunshot injuries.

Despite the efforts of emergency services, he was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.

+ Two men, [A] aged 31 and [B] aged 21, were previously arrested on Tuesday, 13 October in connection with the incident. They were taken to a west London police station and were subsequently released with no further action.

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