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Update: A teenager has been charged in connection with a stabbing in Watford.

Freddie Gathithi, aged 18, of Boundary Way, Watford, has been charged with:

  • Grievous Bodily Harm (Section 18 – wounding with intent)
  • Possession of an offensive weapon in a public place
  • Possession of a knife blade in a public place
  • Assault by beating

Police officers are now appealing for the public’s help to locate Freddie Gathithi, 18, of Boundary Way, Watford, following a GBH incident on Tuesday, April 27.

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Freddie Gathithi (photo Herts Police)

Detective Inspector Jason Finnegan, from the Watford Local Crime Unit, said: “I am appealing for the public’s help to trace Gathithi. Have you seen him? Or do you have information on his whereabouts?

“Any information you have, no matter how s,mall it might seem, could be vital in us finding him.

“If you do see Gathiti, please do not approach him but call 999 straight away.”