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Man charged with the murder of a Czech businessman

Zdenek Makar. Credit: Met Police

Detectives investigating the murder of Zdenek Makar in Poplar have charged a man, Scotland Yard has confirmed.

Raymond Sculley, 29, of Sherman House, Poplar appears in custody at Thames Magistrates' Court Monday, September 26 charged with 31-year-old Zdenek's murder in East India Dock Road, Poplar on September 21.

Two others arrested on September 23 - a 19-year-old man and a 16-year-old boy have been released on bail pending further enquiries.

Both are due to return to an east London police station on dates in early October.


FULL-TIME: West Ham 0-3 Southampton

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