Police were called to Tollington Road, Islington, shortly before 16.00hrs on Saturday, 11 May, to reports of a man’s body found in a wheelie bin.

Officers attended.

At this stage, the death is being treated as unexplained.

A post-mortem examination has been carried out; this proved inconclusive and we await the result of further tests.

Detectives are still working to establish the man’s identity.

Enquiries are being led by the Central North Command.

A 52-year-old man was arrested on Sunday, 12 May on suspicion of murder.

He is currently in custody at a north London police station.

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