Detectives have named the victim of the fatal stabbing in Islington as 18-year-old Kamal Nuur.
Police were called at 20:00hrs on Monday, 14 September to North Road N7, after a male was found suffering from stab injuries.
Kamal Nuur died on the spot
Kamal Nuur was treated by paramedics at the scene but despite their best efforts, he was pronounced dead.
He was chased and attacked in Goodinge Close, N7 just off North Road by two male suspects who then fled in the direction of York Way.
Investigations are being carried out by the Specialist Crime North Command inot teh Kamal Nuur stabbing. DCI Andy Partridge said: “Another senseless knife attack has left a family mourning the loss of their loved one. At this early stage we believe that Kamal was chased a short distance and attacked, resulting in him being fatally wounded.
“I am confident there are people out there who would have seen something which could well assist with our investigation. I would appeal to those individuals to please come forward and help us find those responsible.”
At this time there have been no arrests. Any witnesses or those with information are asked to call 101 ref CAD 7154/14 Sept.