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Two teens appear in court charged with the murder of Kingston College student Jamil Palmer, from Hampton
Two more teenagers appeared in court charged with the murder of Hampton teenager Jamil Palmer, who was stabbed to death last Tuesday.
The 18-year-old Kingston College student was stabbed near Evans Grove, Feltham, and died from his wounds.
Two boys, aged 15 and 16, appeared at Uxbridge Magistrates’ Court today, May 16.
The mother of the 15-year-old was present in court as well as social workers for both defendants.
They have been remanded in custody until their next appearance at the Old Bailey on Monday, May 19.
District judge Deborah Wright said: “I am now going to send your case to the Central Criminal Court on May 19.
“In the intervening period both of you will be remanded under the local authority and it will be a secure remand.
“You both face an allegation that carries 14 or more years’ imprisonment, an offence of homicide.”
Another 15-year old boy appeared in court yesterday, May 15, and was also remanded in custody until his appearance at the Old Bailey on Monday, May 19.
Police are still asking anyone who may have information that could help the investigation to call the incident room on 020 8785 8099 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.