Two teens arrested over Enfield murder

1 November 2019, 19:15

James Amadu was killed in north London around 1pm on Thursday
James Amadu was killed in north London around 1pm on Thursday. Picture: PA

By Megan White

Two teenagers have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a 26-year-old man was stabbed to death in Enfield.

James Amadu was knifed near Gordon Hill station in north London around 1pm on Thursday.

He took himself to hospital but died there an hour later.

A post-mortem examination at Haringey mortuary on Friday gave the cause of death as a stab wound.

Police have now arrested an 18-year-old man and a 15-year-old boy in connection with the attack.

Road closures are in place in Lavender Hill near the crime scene and motorists are advised to avoid the area.

Anyone who witnessed this incident or has information is asked to call police on 101 quoting 3432/31OCT.

Alternatively, information can be given anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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