New Scotland Yard
A man has been stabbed to death after a fight erupted in Haringey, north London (Reuters)

The Metropolitan Police have arrested a 23-year-old man on suspicion of murder after he allegedly stabbed a man he knew to death at a home in Haringey in north London.

Officers were called shortly after 2am on Monday (31 August) by paramedics from the London Ambulance Service (LAS) after reports a fight had erupted and a man had been stabbed at an address in Shrewsbury Road, Bounds Green.

Officers and LAS attended and began administering first aid to the victim but he was later was pronounced dead while on route to hospital. Police are in the process of contacting next-of-kin and formal identification awaits. A post-mortem examination will be held on Monday at Haringey Mortuary.

A 23-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and has been taken to a north London police station for questioning but enquiries into the circumstances of the incident are ongoing. A police statement said the victim and the suspect were known to each other.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to call the police Incident Room on 0208-345-3715 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800-555-111.

Shrewsbury Road
Police were called to an address at Shrewsbury Road, Bounds Green