15 year old charged with Hackney girl's murder

A 15 year old boy has been charged with the murder of a 15 year old girl at the weekend. Shereka Fab-Ann Marsh was shot in Hackney on Saturday afternoon. Three males were arrested nearby and taken to an east London police station.

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15 year old appears in court

A 15 year old boy accused of shooting dead teenage schoolgirl Shereka Fab-Ann Marsh in London has appeared in court.

Shereka died at a house in Eastway, in Hackney on Saturday afternoon after being shot in the neck.

The boy, who cannot be identified for legal reasons, appeared at Stratford Youth Court charged with murder. He wore a grey fleece and tracksuit bottoms and spoke only to confirm his personal details during the short hearing.

He was remanded in custody to appear at Snaresbrook Crown Court on Wednesday, March 26.

Two 16-year-olds who were also arrested in connection with the shooting have been released without charge, police said.

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