Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man, 25, was stabbed to death in North London.
The boys, aged 15 and 16, were arrested today after the victim was killed in the early hours of December 22, in Albert Place, Tottenham.
Emergency services called to the scene found the man with knife wounds and he was pronounced dead at an East London hospital just before 2.15am.
Met Police are still trying to find and notify his next of kin of his death.
Detective Chief Inspector Glen Lloyd, leading the investigation, said: ‘Whilst we have made good progress with two arrests, I still need to hear from anyone who has information that could assist with my investigation.
‘At the heart of this, we have an innocent young man who has been brutally murdered just days before Christmas.’
Officers believe they know who the victim is but cannot release his name until he has been formally identified.
DCI Lloyd previously stated that police have been trying to work out what events had to the victim’s death.
‘We are working hard to piece together the chain of events that led to a young man losing his life,’ he said.
‘Only days before Christmas, a life has been senselessly taken and my team will work tirelessly to bring those responsible to justice as soon as possible.’
Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting CAD 503/December 22, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.