The below release is shared on behalf of British Transport Police (BTP).
A 42-year-old man will appear at court this morning (1 August) charged in connection with the murder of a 24-year-old man at Reading station this weekend (30 July).
Kirkpatrick Virgo, of Whitby Road, Slough, is charged with murder and possession of an offensive weapon. He has been remanded in custody to appear at Reading Magistrates’ Court this morning.
Detectives continue to appeal for anyone who witnessed the incident or the events leading up to it on the train to get in touch with BTP by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 665 of 30/07/22. Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.