Search

Finsbury Park builder’s murder: Extradited pair due in court next month

06:00 07 August 2014

Franciszek Karol Malinkowski

Franciszek Karol Malinkowski's body was found in undergrowth in Tottenham.

PA Wire/Press Association Images

Two men charged with murdering a Polish builder whose body was found in undergrowth in Tottenham are now set to appear before judges at the Old Bailey next month.

Franciszek Karol Malinkowski, who lived in the Finsbury Park area, died from multiple injuries. The 51-year-old’s body was found on a patch of ground between Ermine Road and South Tottenham station, on the London Overground network, in April.

Luckasz Siek, 32, and Piotr Jarota, 33, appeared at the Old Bailey last month after their extradition from Italy.

They were jointly charged with Mr Malinkowski’s murder alongside lesser charges of manslaughter, causing grievous bodily harm, robbery and fraud.

The pair were remanded in custody to return to the Old Bailey on September 22. They have yet to enter pleas.

Police investigations continue into nine other men who were arrested as part of the probe. They have all been bailed until September 24, while a tenth man now joins two others who have been released with no further action.

Latest News Stories

Yesterday, 17:30
Anytime Fitness in Pentonville Road (Google streetview)

The voyeur nephew of a former High Commissioner to India is facing jail after using a James Bond-style pen camera to spy on women at a King’s Cross Gym.

Yesterday, 15:48
Haringey Council wont say where the death occured Picture: Katie Collins/PA Archive

A vulnerable man at risk of choking is thought to have died after being left to eat unsupervised, sparking a drastic retraining programme in Islington and Haringey.

Yesterday, 13:59
Lucy went missing on Saturday but has now been found

Islington teenager Lucy Foley, 15, has been returned home safe and well.

Yesterday, 13:28
Missing: Sociable Rocky hasn't been seen for almost a week

The distraught owner of a “friendly” poodle-cross puppy who has been missing for almost a week has launched a borough-wide appeal to help bring him home.

Most read news

Everyone – from Labour politicians and the French president to Hitler and democracy itself – fell foul of Churchill’s sharp wit.

The robot is an extension of the surgeon’s arms – it’s not doing anything independently.

The rise is levelling off but we can’t be complacent, say researchers.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the $m.global.archantvariables.NewspaperTitle e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24
Our trusted business finder