Search

Man arrested after Finsbury Park man stabbed in Burger King

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 News Stories

11:20
Finsbury Park Tube (Pic: Sunil060902 (CC))

A person was killed after being hit by a Victoria Line train at Finsbury Park this morning.

Sunday, May 3, 2015
Highbury Grove students post mail art into their very own pillar box

Pupils have been posting art and secret messages to family and friends as part of a project set up by an Islington Museum.

Sunday, May 3, 2015
Arsenal's Theo Walcott in action against Monaco

England forward has name put to award winning pie in the hope he can recapture his form for the FA Cup final

Saturday, May 2, 2015
Royal fans celebrate outside the Lindo Wing entrance at St Mary's Hospital after reports from Kensington Palace announced the born of a baby girl (Daniel Leal-Olivas/PA)

The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a girl - with mother and baby both doing well, Kensington Palace has announced.

Most read news

Competitions

Pop on the most stylish eyewear around from Specsavers.

London eyecare specialists Specsavers are offering London24 readers the chance to win a £150 voucher to spend on stylish eyewear in the city.

Two phones. Same phone case. Genius.

To celebrate the launch of the first luxury dual phone case, PearPeel, we are giving away two of the black leather Rocha cases, perfect for holding two iPhone 6 handsets.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Islington Gazette e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24


Our trusted business finder