Two men arrested on suspicion of murdering Newham teenager Guled Farah

PUBLISHED: 11:37 26 October 2018 | UPDATED: 11:37 26 October 2018

Guled Farah. Picture: Met Police.

Guled Farah. Picture: Met Police.


Two men have been arrested on suspicion of murdering a Newham teenager.

Guled Farah, 19, died in hospital after being shot in Vallentin Road, Walthamstow, on Saturday, September 22.

This morning (Friday) officers arrested two people, aged 25 and 27, at separate addresses in Waltham Forest.

Both remain in custody at an east London police station.

A 23-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of murder the day after Guled’s death has since been released under investigation.

Detectives continue to appeal for information and witnesses, with anyone who has information asked to call 020 8358 0400 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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