Greenford murder charges

Detectives investigating the murder of a pensioner in west London have charged two teenagers in connection with the incident.

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Teens charged with Castle murder

Paula Castle fell to the ground after her handbag was snatched Credit: Metropolitan Police

Two teenagers, aged 14 and 15 have been charged with the murder of 85-year-old Paula Castle. She died of a head injury after her handbag was stolen in Greenford on Monday.

The two have also been charged with robbery, and will appear in court in Uxbridge later today.

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Two males arrested in connection with murder of pensioner in Greenford

Detectives investigating the murder of a pensioner in west London have this afternoon arrested two males in connection with the incident.

The males, 15 and 14, are in custody and will be taken to a London police station in due course.

They have been arrested on suspicion of murder and robbery, the latter count relating to a separate incident on 20 November.

Paula Castle, 85, of West Ridge Gardens, Greenford, died after being robbed in an alleyway off Oldfeld Lane South, Greenford.

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