Mohammed Aqil Mahdi, from Camden, was fatally stabbed (credit: Met Police)
Three men have been arrested on suspicion of murder following the death of a 22-year-old in Bromley-by-Bow.
Mohammed Aqil Mahdi, from Camden, was fatally stabbed in Navigation Road on the morning of Saturday, 6 November.
A post mortem examination will take place in due course.
One suspect, aged 18, attended a north London police station on Monday, 8 November and was arrested on suspicion of murder.
A second man, aged 21, was also arrested on suspicion of murder at an address in Tower Hamlets earlier today.
Officers arrested a third man, aged 28, on suspicion of murder in Tower Hamlets a short time later.
All of the suspects remain in police custody.
Detective Chief Inspector Laurence Smith, said:“The inquiry is progressing, but we are still looking for anyone with information.
“We need the public’s support to make London a safer place for everyone and you can assist by picking up the phone and telling us what you know.
“If you don’t want to give your name, call Crimestoppers anonymously, but please tell us what you know.”
Anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 101 via Twitter @MetCC. Please quote CAD 2171/06NOV
To give information anonymously, contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online.
Mohammed’s family and local community have set up a fundraising page to raise money for various projects in his honour.
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