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Kyle Yule 'murder' in Gillingham: One suspect bailed and another remains in custody

By KentOnline reporter

A teenage murder suspect is still being questioned by police after a 17-year-old boy was stabbed to death in a Gillingham street.

The 18-year-old, who was arrested on Saturday in connection with the death of Kyle Yule on Friday - remains in custody.

A 15-year-old boy arrested on suspicion of murder shortly after the attack has been released on bail until November 2 while the investigation continues.

Kyle Yule has been named as the teenager who died

Kyle Yule has been named as the teenager who died

Kyle, who was from Gillingham, died in hospital after reportedly being knifed by a group of people.

He was said to have been running from a car as it was attacked by vandals when he was set upon in East Street shortly after 8pm.

Yesterday, his mother Nikki issued a touching tribute to her "precious son".

Floral tributes and balloons left at the scene

Floral tributes and balloons left at the scene

Police are continuing to appeal for witnesses or anyone with information to call 01634 792209 quoting reference 06-1305, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

 

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