Seventh man charged with murder of Marcus Innocent in Woolwich

Marcus Innocent was shot dead in Woolwich last November

Marcus Innocent was shot dead in Woolwich last November

First published in Dartford & Swanley news News Shopper: Photograph of the Author by , Chief reporter

THREE months after Marcus Innocent was shot dead in Woolwich police have charged a seventh man with his murder.

Abdirizak Ibrahim Abdi, of Hervey Road, Shooters Hill, was charged with the crime last night (February 12).

The 24-year-old is set to appear at Bexley Magistrates' Court today.

The six men previously charged with the murder are as follows:

Daniel Burgess, aged 32, of Weardale Avenue, Dartford, appeared at Bromley Magistrates' Court on Christmas Eve last year.

He was remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on March 7.

Perry Lee Sutton, of Green Street Green Road, Dartford, appeared at Bexleyheath Magistrates' Court on 24 January 24.

The 24-year-old was charged with the murder of Marcus Innocent and also possession of a self loading pump action smooth bore gun.

He was remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on a date which has not yet been set.

Brothers Richard and Jack Brennan, aged 28 and 21 respectively, from the Greenwich area appeared at Bromley Magistrates’ Court on January 25.

They were remanded in custody to appear at the Old Bailey on a date which has not yet been set.

Raffael Scialo, aged 24, from Greenwich, appeared at Bromley Magistrates' Court on January 31.

He was remanded in custody to appear at Old Bailey on a date which has not yet been set.

And Dervis Bayram, aged 23, appeared at Bexleyheath Magistrates’ Court on Monday (February 11).

Details of his next appearance date are not yet known.

Twelve other people have been arrested in connection with the inquiry

Ten other men have been arrested in connection with the murder of Malcolm Innocent which happened in Lord Warwick Street at around 6.20pm on November 19 last year.

The men, aged 17, 18, 21, 22, 23 and 37 and two 19-year-olds and two 20-year-olds, have all been bailed to return to south London police stations next month.

A 50-year-old woman who was arrested in connection with the inquiry late last year on suspicion of perverting the course of justice has been bailed to return next month.

And a 22-year-old woman who was arrested in connection with the inquiry on suspicion of money laundering has also been bailed to return next month.

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