Boy, 13, charged with murder after break-in death

A 13-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of a 39-year-old man who died during a break-in at his home in Roehampton, south west London.

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13-year-old accused of murder in court today

A teenage boy who is accused of murdering a 39-year-old man is to appear before magistrates in Wimbledon today.

The 13-year-old, who cannot be named because of his age, was charged with the murder on Saturday.

Martin Thomas died after he was stabbed in one of his lungs during a break-in at his home in Hungtonfield Road, Roehampton.

A 15-year-old boy has already appeared in court charged with murder. Two other boys, also in their teens, have been arrested and released on bail.

13-year-old due in court charged with murder

A 13-year-old boy is due to appear in court later today charged with the murder of a 39-year-old man, who died during a break-in, in south west London.

Martin Thomas was found stabbed at his home in Huntingfield Road, in Roehampton, last month.

The 13-year-old boy, who can't be named because of his age, will appear at Wimbledon Magistrates' Court.

A 15-year-old boy has already appeared in court charged with murder and has been remanded in custody.

Two other youths, arrested on suspicion of murder, have been released on bail.

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13-year-old boy charged with murder

A 13-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of a 39-year-old man. Credit: PA

A 13-year-old boy has been charged with the murder of a 39-year-old man who died during a break-in in South West London.

Martin Thomas was pronounced dead at his home in Huntingfield Road, Roehampton, on April 22nd.

The teenager, who cannot be named because of his age, has been remanded in custody to appear at Wimbledon Magistrates' Court tomorrow.

Police continue to appeal for information surrounding the murder, particularly information that would assist detectives in identifying three people seen in the area prior to the incident.

A 15-year-old boy has already appeared in court charged with murder and has been remanded in custody.

A 17-year-old and a 16-year-old both arrested on suspicion of murder have been released on bail.

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