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Sixth arrest in sword murder

A sixth man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering teenager Hani Abou El Kheir, Scotland Yard has said.

Hani, 16, was stabbed to death on January 27 in Pimlico, central London, by a group of up to ten people believed to have been wielding knives and swords.

A further suspect has appeared at Redbridge Magistrates' Court in east London charged with murder.Ahmed Mikhaimar, 19, of Aubrey Beardsley House, Vauxhall Bridge Road, was remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on Thursday.

Police have also arrested a 20-year-old man and three youths, aged 16, 17 and 18, on suspicion of Hani's murder and they have all been released on bail.Four other people were held on suspicion of assisting an offender.

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