Clapton Shooting: Man charged with murder of Moses Fadairo

Murder victim Moses Fadairo.

Murder victim Moses Fadairo.

A 27 yer old man has been charged with the shooting death of father of three, Moses Fadairo near Chatsworth Road in Lower Clapton.

Christopher Erunse 27, from Greenwich was arrested in Birmingham on Tuesday morning and is charged with murder, attempted murder and possession of a firearm.  He is due to appear at Thames Magistrate Court today, October 1.

Two men arrested over the weekend on suspicion of murder, age 23 and 25 were released. The unnamed 25-year-old man was released with no further action being taken against him in relation to the murder. He was then re-arrested on suspicion of being in possession of an offensive weapon and has since been bailed.  An unnamed 23-year-old man was released on bail until a date in early December.

Moses Fadairo, a former Cardinal Pole student, was chased by a group of men before he was shot at close range. After staggering into Mighty Meats butcher shop on Chatsworth Road, he collapsed outside and was pronounced dead at the scene, by emergency staff.

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