Detectives arrest woman, 30, on suspicion of murder after man found dead in Enfield

A man died after an attack in Lockhart Road, Enfield. (Google Maps)
A man died after an attack in Lockhart Road, Enfield. (Google Maps)

Detectives have arrested a woman on suspicion of murder after a man was found dead in north London.

The suspect, 30, remains in custody after she was detained on Sunday.

The victim, 66, was found in a communal area of flats in Lockhart Road, Enfield, at 7.20 on Friday.

Paramedics battled to save the man but he died from his injuries.

Detectives have informed the man’s next of kin. Formal identification has not yet taken place.

Forensics officers have scoured the crime scene for clues while officers have carried out door to door inquiries.

They have also trawled through CCTV footage.

Detective Chief Inspector Laura Nelson, who is leading the investigation, said: "Although an arrest has been made, it is vital that anyone with information about what happened on Friday evening comes forward to speak to us.

"I am also keen for anyone with a dashboard camera who was driving in Lockhart Close, Derby Road, Lincoln Road, or the surrounding area, to contact us immediately."

Anyone with information is asked to call the incident room on 020 8358 0300.

To remain anonymous contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.