A man from Muswell Hill has been arrested on suspicion of murdering Josh Folkes in Palmers Green

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An 18-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a teenager who was stabbed in Palmers Green.

Joshua Folkes, was stabbed in the chest at 12.45am on Tuesday, December 3, in Bowes Road.

The man from the N10 Muswell Hill area remains in police custody.

On Wednesday, December 4, a 15-year-old girl was arrested in connection to the death of the 17-year-old from New Southgate.

However, she was bailed on Thursday, December 5.

Social media sites have been awash with tributes for the popular teen who was known by many as ‘Money J’.

Detective Chief Inspector Nicola Wall said: "We are appealing to the local community about the murder of a boy who was loved by his family. His death has left them devastated.

"We are appealing to Josh's friends and the community to come forward and help us find his killers.

"Someone out there must know who is responsible for this murder."


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