Man charged with murder in Chingford

A man has been charged with murder following a stabbing in Waltham Forest.

Baimolda Beibit, 37, of Cranston Gardens, E4, was charged on Tuesday May 7 with murder. He appeared in custody at Thames Magistrates Court on Wednesday May 8 where he was remanded to appear at the Old Bailey on Friday May 10.

This follows police being called to the address at about 9pm on Monday May 6.

A 42-year-old man was found inside with knife injuries. He died at the scene.

The man has been identified as Oleg Sloboda, a Ukranian national living in Chingford.

Beibit and a 33-year-old woman were arrested at the scene. The 33-year-old woman was released on bail pending further enquiries.