Barnet: Two men charged following fatal High Road stabbing

Woman from Bethnal Green and man from Ockendon on trial for causing death of baby boy

Two people have been charged following the fatal stabbing of 30-year-old Olsi Kuka - Credit: PA Archive/PA Images

Two men have been charged with murder following the fatal stabbing of Olsi Kuka in Barnet last week. 

Bulent Bakir, 25, of Old Road in Enfield and Daige Ramsey, 23, of Winchester Road in Waltham Forest, were charged with murder on Monday (May 16).

Olsi was found with stab injuries at an address off High Road at 2.45am on May 11. 

Murdered man identified as Olsi Kuka

A man in his 30s who was stabbed to death in Barnet last Wednesday - May 11 - has been identified as Olsi Kuka (pictured) - Credit: Met Police

The 30-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene and his family are being supported by specialist officers.

Bakir and Ramsey were arrested on Saturday - May 14 - alongside a 24-year-old woman who has been bailed to a date in mid-June.

Both men appeared in custody at Highbury Corner Magistrates’ Court on May 17. 

The case was sent to the Old Bailey (Central Criminal Court) with both men next due to appear on May 19. 

A 35-year-old man was initially arrested but was later released with no further action.

Detectives from the specialist crime command are continuing to appeal for witnesses.

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