Holloway man denies Kentish Town murder
A HOLLOWAY man has appeared at the Old Bailey to deny murdering a Polish national in Kentish Town.
Andrew Whitefield, of Horsell Road, allegedly attacked Maciej Novak, 27, in a flat in Forge Place on October 31 last year.
Mr Novak, from Kensal Rise, was operated on in the street before being taken to hospital, but died later the same day.
A postmortem gave the cause of death as stab wounds to the chest.
Whitefield pleaded not guilty to a single count of murder when he appeared via videolink from Pentonville Prison.
You may also want to watch:
Judge Michael Lawson QC set his trial for April 11 this year. The case is expected to last five to seven days.
Whitefield was remanded in custody.
- 1 Islington Council caretaker charged with rape and aggravated burglary
- 2 Islington signs deal to secure homes for Afghan refugees
- 3 Five reasons why Dalston is one of the coolest places in the world
- 4 Stunning photos show how King's Cross has changed in 20 years
- 5 Helen Anderson: CCTV appeal to trace witnesses to Finsbury Park mum's murder
- 6 Jeremy Corbyn to hold ‘alternative Cop26’ in Scotland
- 7 Highbury church St Joan of Arc marks Covid-delayed centenary
- 8 TfL told to introduce 'pay per mile' charge to motorists
- 9 E-scooter rider suffers head injuries in Holloway Road crash
- 10 Essex Road Sainsbury's closed for deep cleaning after rats filmed crawling over croissants