Police have launched a murder investigation after the death of a man in Barnet in the early hours of this morning (May 11.)
Posting via the Met Police website, the force said in a statement: “Police were called by the London Ambulance Service at 02:45hrs on Wednesday, 11 May to reports of an injured man in a residential address off High Road, N20.
“Officers attended and found a man, aged in his early 30s, with stab injuries.
Despite the efforts of emergency services, the man was pronounced dead at the scene at 03:12hrs.
Next of kin are yet to be informed. Formal identification has not taken place.
“A post-mortem examination will be held in due course.
“A 35-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder. He was taken to a north London hospital.
“Detectives from the Specialist Crime Command have been informed.”
Anyone with information is asked to call police via 101 quoting reference CAD 655/11May. To remain anonymous contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Source: Met Police