A man has been charged with murder after a fatal stabbing in north London.
Brian Edwards, 53, was attacked on Upper Tollington Park, near Finsbury Park at 4am on Tuesday.
Despite the efforts of police and paramedics, he was pronounced dead from knife wounds at the scene in Haringey.
Mr Edwards’ next of kin have been informed and formal identification has taken place.
A post-mortem examination gave cause of death as stab injuries.
David Odunuga, 32, of Rollason Way, Brentwood, is due to appear at Highbury Corner Magistrates’ Court on Monday accused of murdering Mr Edwards and possession of an offensive weapon.
A post-mortem examination on Wednesday gave the cause of Mr Edwards’ death as stab injuries.
Detective Chief Inspector Lucy Carberry, who is leading the Metropolitan Police investigation, said: “We remain keen to speak to anyone who was in the area and witnessed this incident, or anyone who can help shed background on the events that led to the attack on Brian to come forward.
“Your information could prove to be vital in helping us further this investigation and provide the answers Brian’s family deserve.”
Anyone with information is asked to call 101, quoting reference CAD 835/19 Sept, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.