Teenager charged with murder after Leyton stabbing

A teenager has been charged with the murder of a 26-year-old man who was stabbed to death in east London.

Spanish-Colombian David Martinez-Valencia collapsed and died after being knifed in North Birkbeck Road in Leyton on Wednesday.

The Metropolitan Police said 18-year-old Carlos Rueda Velez has been charged with murder and is due to appear at Thames Magistrates Court later.

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