15-year-old charged with the murder of Mikey Roynon from Kingswood

Mikey Roynon

Avon & Somerset Police tonight say they have charged another teenage boy with the murder of 16-year-old Mikey Roynon from Kingswood.

The 15-year-old from Wiltshire was arrested on Sunday and is currently in custody pending an appearance at Bristol Youth Court tomorrow.

He is the third teenager to be charged with murder (joint enterprise) in connection with Mikey’s death.

Mikey died from a single stab wound at a property on Eastfield Avenue in Bath on Saturday 10 June. The two other boys already charged – a 15-year-old from Dorset and a 16 year-old from Wiltshire – are next due to appear at Bristol Crown Court on 7th November. They are also charged with possessing an offensive weapon. Their trial is due to start on 4th December.

The Major Crime Investigation Team continue to carry out enquires and are still keen to hear from anyone who might be able to help their investigation. If you have any information, images or footage relating to Mikey’s death, you can submit it via the Major Incident Public Portal: https://mipp.police.uk/operation/5223C92-PO1

If you prefer to contact the police by phone, call 101 and provide the call handler with the reference 5223136640. You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111.

No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court or have to speak to police when contacting Crimestoppers.