Four teenagers convicted of murdering Swiss Cottage man in Kilburn

Victim was chased and stabbed to death as he played football on the Mortimer Crescent estate

Four gang members have been found guilty of murdering a man after ambushing him on a sports pitch.

Milad Golmakani, 22, from Swiss Cottage, was chased and stabbed to death as he and his friends played football on the Mortimer Crescent estate in Kilburn, on April 20 last year.

Today (Thursday) at the Old Bailey, Sean Ferdinand, Mohammed Hashi and Sean Hutton, all 19, and a 17 year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, were convicted of murder.

They were also found guilty of the attempted murder of Zain Salahuddin who was also chased and stabbed in the shoulder but managed to escape and hide in a nearby shop.


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All four will be sentenced this afternoon.

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