December 5 2013 Latest news:
Monday, October 21, 2013
Two men have been charged over the death of a Chigwell shop owner who gave chase when a gang of 10 armed men attempted to steal from his store.
Father-of-two Shammi Atwal died when he was pushed under a moving lorry as he pursued the group from his cash and carry shop in River Road, Barking.
Police said two Lithuanian nationals were charged on Saturday evening with manslaughter and robbery in connection with the incident, which took place on Monday.
Vidmantas Gonskoves, 26, of Grange Road, Plaistow, and Aurimas Diliunas, 27 of Rosslyn Road, Barking will appear in custody at Redbridge Magistrates Court today.
There are still traffic jams for miles on the westbound carriageway of the A406 from South Woodford after a teenager was stabbed to death.