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Two men arrested over father's stabbing death in Camden Town

Romeo Nkansah Image copyright Metropolitan Police
Image caption Mr Nkansah was killed by a single stab wound, a post-mortem examination found

Two men have been arrested over the fatal stabbing of a father of two who was attacked while on a night out in north London, police have said.

Romeo Nkansah, a Dutch national living in Holloway, was with friends when he was stabbed in the early hours of 29 May in Greenland Road, Camden Town.

A row broke out between the 37-year-old and a group of men, police said.

Met Police arrested the men, aged 21 and 19, on Thursday on suspicion of murder. They remain in custody.

Image copyright CCTV image from the scene
Image caption Police have released CCTV images of people seen in the area at the time of the attack

Mr Nkansah was pronounced dead in the hospital. A post-mortem examination found he died from a single stab wound.

An altercation took place after the victim and his friends chatted to a group of women during the night out, police said.

Appealing for witnesses and information Det Ch Insp Jamie Piscopo said police want to speak with "two women in particular that we believe Romeo was trying to talk to".

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