King's Cross flat fire: Paul O'Shea charged with murders

Leandro Da Silva (L) and Othamane Majdouline Image copyright Met Police
Image caption Leandro Da Silva and Othamane Majdouline were found dead in the blaze

A 37-year-old man has been charged with the murder of two men whose bodies were found in a flat fire in King's Cross.

The blaze broke out on the third floor of Stelfox House, in Penton Rise, on Friday evening.

Leandro Da Silva, 47, from Finsbury Park, north London, was found dead with Othamane Majdouline, 51, who lived in the flat. Post-mortem examinations are being carried out.

Paul O'Shea, from Islington, was also charged with arson with intent.

He is due to appear at Highbury Corner Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.

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