Search

Man arrested after Finsbury Park man stabbed in Burger King

PUBLISHED: 09:35 10 October 2012

Pelivan Zekaj, an Albanian national, of Monksfield, Hornsey, died after being stabbed in a Burger King.

Pelivan Zekaj, an Albanian national, of Monksfield, Hornsey, died after being stabbed in a Burger King.

Archant

A 19-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a fatal stabbing in Burger King.

Pelivan Zekaj, of Monksfield, Finsbury Park, was knifed in the fast food restaurant in Wood Green Shopping Centre on Thursday, October 4.

The 23-year-old Albanian national was pronounced dead at the scene and a post mortem on Friday gave the cause of death as a stab wound to the chest.

Officers were called to Burger King at around 11.15pm to reports of a disturbance involving a number of young people.

A suspect was detained on Tuesday night at an address in north London and remains in custody.

Anyone with information call the incident room on 020 8358 0100 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

0 comments

Latest Islington News Stories

13:01

A Finsbury pub has sacked off all meat and dairy to go 100 per cent vegan.

10:08

A huge ceramic tile installation will grace the new City North development next to Finsbury Park station when it opens in early 2020.

A BMW went up in flames this morning after a nearby gas cylinder was knocked over and caught fire in Offord Road, Barnsbury.

Yesterday, 17:25

If you supported Arsenal or had an N5 postcode in 1988, it’s almost certain you’ll remember the “Battle of Highbury”.

Yesterday, 12:52

A brave six-year-old girl foiled a kidnapper who tried to snatch her friends.

Yesterday, 12:11

The government has said maintenance work at Pentonville prison will continue as normal after contractor Carillion went into liquidation.

Yesterday, 10:09

An end is finally in sight after two years of closures on the Gospel Oak to Barking Overground line, which has reopened today for what commuters hope is the last time.

Saturday, January 13, 2018

Wondering what the weather has in store for us this weekend? Watch our three-minute Met Office video forecast.

PROMOTED CONTENT

“With teenagers there’s a lot of banter, and you can really establish a relationship. You have to trust teenagers to make their own decisions.”

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Islington Gazette
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now