, Man, 27, and boy, 17, are charged with murder after 17-year-old Josiah Norman was stabbed to death, The Nzuchi Times

Man, 27, and boy, 17, are charged with murder after 17-year-old Josiah Norman was stabbed to death

Two people have been charged with murder following the stabbing of teenager Josiah Norman, 17, in Salford this week.

Kaylan Crankshaw, 27, of Dauntsey Avenue, Salford, and a boy aged 17, who cannot be named for legal reasons, have both been charged with the offence.

They are set to appear before Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court tomorrow.

, Man, 27, and boy, 17, are charged with murder after 17-year-old Josiah Norman was stabbed to death, The Nzuchi Times

, Man, 27, and boy, 17, are charged with murder after 17-year-old Josiah Norman was stabbed to death, The Nzuchi Times

Josiah Norman was stabbed in the chest and rushed to hospital for treatment but died from his injuries

, Man, 27, and boy, 17, are charged with murder after 17-year-old Josiah Norman was stabbed to death, The Nzuchi Times

, Man, 27, and boy, 17, are charged with murder after 17-year-old Josiah Norman was stabbed to death, The Nzuchi Times

Police are pictured at the scene in Salford after a murder investigation was launched on Wednesday

A 19-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of murder has been bailed Greater Manchester Police said.

Police were called shortly after 8.15pm on Wednesday, April 21, to a report of a stabbing on Peveril Road in Salford.

, Man, 27, and boy, 17, are charged with murder after 17-year-old Josiah Norman was stabbed to death, The Nzuchi Times

Josiah Norman was stabbed in the chest and rushed to hospital for treatment but died from his injuries.

, Man, 27, and boy, 17, are charged with murder after 17-year-old Josiah Norman was stabbed to death, The Nzuchi Times

, Man, 27, and boy, 17, are charged with murder after 17-year-old Josiah Norman was stabbed to death, The Nzuchi Times

A police car is parked near the scene in Peveril Road at around 8.15pm on Wednesday

, Man, 27, and boy, 17, are charged with murder after 17-year-old Josiah Norman was stabbed to death, The Nzuchi Times

, Man, 27, and boy, 17, are charged with murder after 17-year-old Josiah Norman was stabbed to death, The Nzuchi Times

Police are still appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward

Police say they are continuing to appeal for information about the incident.

Anyone who thinks they may be able to help detectives is asked to call police on 0161 856 2461 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111 quoting log number 2921 of 21/04/21.

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