A second teenager has been charged in connection with the stabbing of an 18-year-old man in Grays.
The victim was assaulted on Wednesday November 16 after refusing to hand over his bike in High Street.
The 17-year-old boy from Dagenham was charged with GBH and possession of an offensive weapon in a public place.
He appeared at Basildon Youth Court on December 13. He appeared at Basildon Youth Court on December 13. He pleaded not guilty and was remanded to appear at Basildon Crown Court for trial in April.