Two men charged following Reece Young murder in Croydon

Two men have been charged following an investigation into the fatal stabbing of Reece Young in Croydon in March 2021.

Ronald Kissaka, 34, of Ashburton Road, Croydon has been charged with murder and Dwaine Harris, 39, of no fixed abode has been charged with murder, escaping lawful custody and two counts of assaulting an emergency worker.

Both men appeared at Croydon Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday, January 11 and have been remanded to next appear on March 31 at the Old Bailey.

Police were called at around 9pm on March 30 2021 following reports of a fight in Alpha Road, Croydon.

When the police arrive they found 23-year-old Reece who had been stabbed.

Paramedics also attended but despite the best efforts of the emergency services, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

His family continue to be supported by specialist officers.



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