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Investigators investigating the fatal shooting of policeman Sergeant Matt Ratana have charged a man with murder.
Louis de Zoysa, 23, was also charged with possession of a firearm and ammunition.
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Mr Ratana, 54, a Met Police sergeant, died after being shot at around 2:15 a.m. on September 25 while preparing to search a handcuffed suspect.
Since the incident, de Zoysa has remained in a stable, non-life-threatening condition in the hospital, stopped with the “PACE” watch but under police surveillance.
The police were in close contact with his medical team and the Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) throughout.
Recent changes in his condition and a CPS indictment ruling have resulted in de Zoysa being charged with murder and the other offenses this afternoon.
He will appear in custody on Wednesday June 30th via video link in Westminster Magistrates ’Court.
Ratana’s partner, Su Bushby, and his son have been briefed on what the police have identified as a “major development”.