15-year-old youth has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a fellow schoolboy in north London.
The unnamed teenage suspect is being held by Metropolitan Police after the dying of 15-year-old Deshaun James Tuitt, who was stabbed in Highbury Fields, Islington, simply earlier than 9pm on Thursday August 4.
He died later in hospital.
A 34-year-old girl has additionally been arrested on suspicion of helping an offender, Scotland Yard stated.
Police have renewed appeals for data or footage.
Detective Chief Inspector Joanna Yorke of the Met’s Specialist Crime Command stated: “Regardless of these arrests we’re nonetheless very eager to listen to from anybody who has data or footage regarding this incident.
“We’re working exhausting to piece collectively a timeline of occasions that led to Deshaun’s homicide and I urge anybody who noticed one thing, or captured footage, to get in contact at once.
“Deshaun’s devastated family members are asking why this occurred – when you have data please get in contact and assist us to provide them the solutions they so desperately want.”
A autopsy examination discovered Deshaun’s reason behind dying was a stab wound, shock and haemorrhage.