Police investigating the murder of a man in North London – fatally stabbed shortly after his car tyres were slashed – have made an arrest.
Teon Palmer, 28, (pictured) suffered a single stab wound to the chest at aproximately 11.00pm on October 20 in Montagu Road, Lower Edmonton.
He was pronounced dead at the scene.
A 23 year-old suspect has been arrested on suspicion of murder and bailed to return to a police station in early December.
It is believed Mr. Palmer's a car had all four tyres slashed in the moments leading up to the stabbing.
Up to seven black males, described as wearing hooded tops or jackets, were seen making off from the location.
Acting Detective Chief Inspector Andy Yeats of the Homicide and Serious Crime Command said: “We know there were people in the area at the time of the assault on Teon Palmer.
“I would ask anyone who was in the area of Montagu Road and Goodwin Road, or the surrounding streets, to contact my team.
“A blue Vauxhall Astra car belonging to Teon Palmer was vandalised prior to the assault on him.
“I believe those who damaged the car knew it belonged to Teon.
“Did you see anyone hanging around the vehicle or an altercation in the vicinity of the vehicle?
“If you have witnessed anything, no matter how insignificant it may seem, please contact my team - your information could prove vital to this investigation.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact the incident room on 020 8345 1570 or call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.