Sven Badzak: Two more arrested on suspicion of murder

Sven Badzak

Sven Badzak was fatally stabbed in Kilburn - Credit: Jasna Badzak

Police have arrested two more men on suspicion of the murder of Sven Badzak. 

The 22-year-old, who lived at his mother's home in Maida Vale and his grandmother's in West Hampstead, was killed in Willesden Lane, Kilburn on February 6. 

A 16-year-old was also stabbed - and remains in hospital in a stable condition.

On February 14, a 20-year-old man was arrested, and a 19-year-old was then detained on February 15. Both remain in custody.

Two teenagers, 17 and 16, were previously arrested and both have been released on bail. 


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Over the weekend Det Insp Mark Wrigley said the investigation was "making good progress", but urged the public to help. 

He said: "We want to identify further suspects and are appealing for the public’s help. Were you in the area at the time? Did you see or hear anything?

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"If so, I would urge you to get in touch. Any detail, no matter how small, could help us."

To share any information, pictures or video, call police on 101 or tweet @MetCC quoting CAD 5580/06Feb.

Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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