Teen, 17, will appear in court after Rayon Pennycook’s death

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Teen, 17, will appear in court after the death of Rayon Pennycook who was stabbed to death on a street in Corby

  • Police started a murder investigation after Rayon Pennycook was stabbed
  • The 17-year-old teenager was charged with murder on Friday and will appear in court
  • Two boys aged 15 and 17 have been released on bail pending further investigation

A teenager will appear in court charged with murder after the death of a 16-year-old boy on the streets of Corby.

Northamptonshire police launched a murder investigation after Rayon Pennycook was stabbed to death Tuesday night.

Police said a 17-year-old boy was charged with murder on Friday and will appear before the Wellingborough Magistrates’ Court on Saturday.

Rayon Pennycook, pictured, was stabbed to death Tuesday in Corby, Northamptonshire

Officers wore floral tribute through the cordon to lie at the scene of the tragic murder

Officers wore floral tribute through the cordon to lie at the scene of the tragic murder

Two boys aged 15 and 17 have been released on bail pending further investigation.

Officers were called on Tuesday at about 7pm with reports of a boy stabbed on Constable Road.

The East Midlands Ambulance Service (EMAS) said they were called to a private address in the city at 6:57 PM after reports of a medical emergency.

Two paramedics in ambulance cars, two manned ambulances and the air ambulance were sent, but the victim died on the spot.

Forensic officers search on-site hedges in Constable Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, after 16-year-old Rayon Pennycook's fatal stabbing on Tuesday

Forensic officers search on-site hedges in Constable Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, after 16-year-old Rayon Pennycook’s fatal stabbing on Tuesday

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