Man and youth charged with firearm possession after car fled police in Muswell Hill

A Newham man has been arrested and charged with burglaries at a shop in Cundy Road

A Newham man has been arrested and charged with burglaries at a shop in Cundy Road - Credit: PA WIRE

Two men have been charged following a routine vehicle stop by police on Muswell Hill Road.

Sharif Bako, 25, of Sussex Way, Islington was charged yesterday with possession of a prohibited firearm.

A 17-year-old male from Outram Road, East Ham was charged with possession of a prohibited firearm, dangerous driving, driving a vehicle without a valid licence and insurance, and failing to stop for police.

The incident took place last Friday.

Both suspects will appear at Highbury Magistrates’ Court today.