Detectives investigating the murder of a 60-year-old in Walthamstow have charged a man.

David Dalling, 44 of Thorparch Road, was charged with murder and robbery today (Saturday, 6 April).

He has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at Thames Magistrates' Court later today.

Police were called at 6.44am on Tuesday, April 2 to Hoe Street following reports of a man having been assaulted.

A 60-year-old man was found was found suffering from a head injury.

He was taken to an east London hospital, where he died at 5.40pm on Wednesday, April 3.