Police have launched a murder probe after a man was fatally stabbed in Tottenham.

A family has been left 'devastated' after 23-year-old Jemal Ebrahim was killed on Wednesday, May 13.

Police were called shortly after 8pm reports of an injured man in Russell Road.

Emergency services treated Jemal's wounds at the scene before he was transported to a north London hospital where he died from his injuries.

Jemal's family been informed and are being supported by specially trained officers.

Detective chief inspector Simon Stancombe, leading the investigation, said: “A life has been taken, a family is devastated, and the dangerous individual responsible remains in the community, getting on with their life. If you have information that can assist my investigation, no matter how small, please do get in touch and help me to protect your community.

"It remains unclear where the attack on the victim took place. And while our investigation is continuing at speed, I am still keen to hear from anyone who has information relating to the murder of Jemal Ebrahim."

Four men, aged 21, 24, 23 and 26 were arrested on Thursday, May 14 on suspicion of affray. They have been released on bail to return on a date in mid June pending further enquiries to establish the full circumstances.

Any witnesses or anyone with any information should call the incident room on 020 8358 0200, or call 101 quoting CAD 6604/13May, tweet @Met CC or contact Crimestoppers, 100 per cent anonymously, via 0800 555 111.

Any young people who have information about violence or knife crime can visit www.fearless.org where they can pass on information anonymously – your I.P address will not be traced. Fearless is part of the Crimestoppers charity, and is also independent of the police.