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Man charged with murder of man in Camden Town casino appears at the Old Bailey

Abel Berhany is accused of killing Abraham Haile

03 August, 2020 — By Bronwen Weatherby

Abel Berhany appeared in crown court charged with murder

A 21-year-old man accused of killing a man in a Camden Town casino has appeared in crown court today (Monday).

Abel Berhany of Leyton Grange Estate, Waltham Forest, was seen via video link at the Old Bailey.

Berhany is charged with the murder of 56-year-old Abraham Haile just on Tuesday, July 28.

The incident took place at City Slots, an amusement arcade in Camden High Street, just after 10pm.

City Slots the day after the violent incident

Met Police received a report of an assault and on arriving found Mr Haile suffering from serious injuries.

Despite the best efforts of the London Ambulance Service to save Mr Haile, he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Berhany spoke at the hearing only to confirm his name. He has been remanded in custody until his next hearing.

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