Boy, 16, charged with murder of Rothwell teenager

Flowers and tributes have been laid at Drayton Walk where Louis-Ryan Menezes was killed last week
Flowers and tributes have been laid at Drayton Walk where Louis-Ryan Menezes was killed last week

A 16-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with the murder of Louis-Ryan Menezes from Rothwell.

He will appear at Northampton Magistrates Court this morning (Friday).

A 17-year-old boy has been released on police bail.

The 34 year-old-‎woman and 37-year-old man arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender have been released under investigation.

Louis-Ryan, 17, died after suffering a stab wound to the chest in Kingsthorpe, Northampton, last Friday.