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Charge over Blakelock murder

Nicholas Jacobs, 44, has been charged with the murder of Pc Keith Blakelock, who died in the Broadwater Farm riots in 1985, the Crown Prosecution Service said today.

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Man to appear in court over Blakelock murder charge

The man charged with murdering PC Keith Blakelock during the 1985 Broadwater Farm riots will appear in court today.

Nicholas Jacobs is accused of killing the 40 year old police officer as he tried to protect firefighters battling a blaze.

He will appear at Westminster Magistrate's Court later today.

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