• Thursday, December 08, 2022


Shopkeeper beaten to death in North London

Vijay Patel with his wife Vibha

By: Sarwar Alam

A shopkeeper was killed after he was punched for refusing to serve cigarette paper to under-age UK teenagers at his shop in north London. Vijay Patel, 49, was attacked in Mill Hill area of the city on Saturday (6) night and rushed to hospital, where he died of head injuries on Monday. Patel’s death bed photograph, hooked up to a life-support machine, has been released by his family as part of an appeal to hunt for suspects involved in the attack. A 16-year-old boy appeared in court today (10) and was charged with murdering Patel, the father of two. “The…

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