Four teenagers charged with hate crime after homophobic attack on two women on London night bus

Joe Gamp
Contributor, Yahoo News UK
Four teenagers have been charged for hate crimes against two women on a London night bus in May (Melania Geymonat)

Four teenagers aged between 15 and 17 have been charged with an aggravated hate crime for attacking two women on a London bus.

Melania Geymonat, 29, and her girlfriend Chris were travelling on a night bus when they were approached by a group of men.

The Met Police confirmed the four teens will appear before Highbury Corner Youth Court on Wednesday 21 August.

One of the 16-year-old boys, from Wandsworth, south London, is also charged with theft and handling stolen goods.

Another, from Kensington and Chelsea, is accused of possessing cannabis.

The 15-year-old boy, also from Kensington and Chelsea, faces an additional charge of handling stolen goods.

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