Search

Willesden Green man accused of sending malicious Facebook messages to MP

PUBLISHED: 10:16 07 December 2015 | UPDATED: 08:10 08 December 2015

Craig Wallace will appear in court this morning (Picture: PA Images)

Craig Wallace will appear in court this morning (Picture: PA Images)

PA/Press Association Images

A man from Willesden Green has been charged with sending malicious messages to an MP on social networking website Facebook.

Craig Wallace, who is also known as Muhammad Mujahid Islam, was arrested at his home in Teignmouth Road, by officers on Saturday following a police investigation.

Police are refusing to name the MP but said the politician does not represent a London constituency.

Wallace’s arrest comes after a number of MPs, many of them in the Labour Party, complained to police that they had received death threats after voting in favour of airstrikes on Islamic State (IS) in Syria.

The 23-year-old is due to appear at Hendon Magistrates’ Court this morning accused of malicious communications.

Related articles

Latest Kilburn & Brent News Stories

Yesterday, 18:04

A river blighted with sewage pouring out of people’s toilets in Kenton has led to a giant community effort to start replanting flowers.

Yesterday, 10:52

Queen’s Park has triumphed with a golden win in this year’s London in Bloom awards.

Sunday, October 14, 2018

.This response is typical of the sort of excuse that Brent’s planners come up with, writes Philip Grant, Kingsbury (full address supplied), in response to an e-mail from Brent Council’s planning team about his Wembley Stadium concerns (“Stadium view is vanishing”, Times):

Saturday, October 13, 2018

Once again, politicians are changing our wards to suit themselves, not our

residents.

Friday, October 12, 2018

The third anniversary of a Kingsbury man’s fatal stabbing has been marked by his grieving mother carrying a sandwich board with his alleged killer’s face on it.

Friday, October 12, 2018

A Willesden Green mum whose daughter battled self-harm has spoken about the hard-hitting photo exhibition she produced to raise awareness of the problem.

Friday, October 12, 2018

The stories of Irish and Pakistani migrant communities who came to Cricklewood have come to life in a new project.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Hundreds of people looking for a new career headed to Wembley Park to try their luck at a job fair.

PROMOTED CONTENT

A new community centre, The Yellow, opens in Wembley Park in the heart of the Brent community. From October 1, the hub will offer a selection of arts and fitness classes, many of which will be free.

The Granville has begun taking bookings for workspaces and events ahead of its opening this spring.

Brent Clinical Commissioning Group has announced changes to the community’s cardiology service.

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now

Newsletter Sign Up

Kilburn Times twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most Read Kilburn News

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Brent & Kilburn Times
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now