A man has been arrested and is being questioned on suspicion of murder following the death of a man in Harlow last Saturday.
The 18-year-old from North London was arrested in Edmonton on Friday evening.
Officers from the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate are continuing with their enquiries today whilst the man is in custody.
A murder investigation was launched after Hassan Abdi Mohamed, 48, from Harlow, was found collapsed close to Holly Field in the town at 10.45am on Saturday, March 5. He was found injured on a path that leads from Southern Way to Pyenest Road. He had been stabbed and later died of his injuries.
Police are continuing to appeal for information.
Anyone who can help is asked to call the Harlow Major Incident Team on 101 or ring Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.