A second man has appeared in court after being charged with the murder of an aspiring rapper who was stabbed in the neck outside a nightclub last year.
Ricardo Fuller-Brown, 24 from Walthamstow, Greater London, had been attending a private party at Club No Problem in Ilford on March 7, 2020, when he was fatally stabbed outside the nightclub.
At around 5am that morning, security guards at the nightclub, located on Ilford High Road, phoned the London Ambulance Service to report the stabbing.
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Ricardo, also known by his stage name TAL£NT, was rushed to hospital but sadly died.
Now, a man has been arrested and charged with the aspiring rapper’s murder.
Emmanuel Tamwesigire, 29, of Wyemead Crescent, Waltham Forest, was arrested at Heathrow Airport on Monday (July 12), after returning from overseas.
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Later the same day, he was charged with Ricardo’s murder and he appeared at Uxbridge Magistrates’ Court yesterday (Tuesday, July 13.)
The charge comes just under three months after another man, Jermaine Ofori Ahenkorah, 28, of no fixed address, appeared in custody at Uxbridge Magistrates’ Court on Monday, April 19, also charged with the fatal stabbing.
He was remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on April 21 this year having been arrested on Monday, April 19.
Homicide detectives from the Met’s Specialist Crime Command continue to investigate Ricardo’s murder.
Anyone who can assist them by providing information should call the incident room on 0208 345 1570.
Information can also be provided to Crimestoppers, anonymously, by calling 0800 555 111.
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