Detectives investigating the fatal stabbing of Tyreke Watson in Tottenham have arrested a man on suspicion of murder.

A 21-year-old was arrested shortly after midnight on Wednesday, February 24.

He remains in custody at an east London police station.

Tyreke, 21, was fatally stabbed in Tottenham on Monday, February 22.

Police were called to West Green Road at approximately 4pm.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended, but despite the efforts of the emergency services, Tyreke Watson was pronounced dead at the scene.

His family are being supported by specialist officers.

Officers continue to appeal for anyone with information to call the incident room on 020 8358 1010 or tweet @MetCC with the reference CAD 4438/22FEB.

Alternatively, information can be provided to Crimestoppers, anonymously, by calling 0800 555 111.