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Second man charged with Jordan Bari’s murder

PUBLISHED: 12:50 17 October 2016 | UPDATED: 12:50 17 October 2016

Jordan Bari

Jordan Bari

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A second man has been charged with the killing of martial artist Jordan Bari.

Abdallah Salaheedin, 28, of Spring Gardens, Highbury, was charged on Friday with murder and possession of a firearm with intent to commit an indictable offence.

He appeared in custody at Thames Magistrates’ Court on Saturday.

Bobby Lawrence, 21, of Canonbury Street, Canonbury, stood before the same court charged with the same offences on Friday and was remanded to appear at the Old Bailey tomorrow.

A talented Tang Soo Do fighter, Jordan, 20, trained for many years at the London Black Belt Academy at Newham Leisure Centre, in Prince Regent Lane, Beckton.

He was shot answering a door in Bethnal Green on October 3.

A 29-year-old and a 21-year-old man were arrested at the scene in connection with his death but were subsequently released with no further action.

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