Student charged with street stabbing murder

A student has been charged with the murder of a 24-year-old man who was stabbed to death in the street.

Hassan Mohammed, from Camberwell, south east London, was found dead in York Road, Southend, Essex, at about 7pm on Monday.

A post-mortem revealed he died as a result of blood loss from two stab wounds.

Essex Police said Tajwar Alam, 18, of Tottenham, north London, has been charged with his murder.

He will appear before magistrates in Southend later today.