A MAN has been arrested by the Met on suspicion the murder of Tanesha Melbourne.
Tanesha, who was just 17-years-old was shot dead on a North London street on Monday night.
A 30-year-old man was arrested this morning at an address in the E9 area of London according to sources, he is currently in custody.
The suspect was taken to an undisclosed London police station and will be questioned over the cold-blooded killing.
Met Police Detectives believe shots were fired from a vehicle into a group of people.
Detective Inspector Beverley Kofi, of the Homicide and Major Crime Command, said: “We are appealing to anybody who witnessed the incident and has not yet come forward, or who in the hours since this shocking murder are privy to information that could help us find those responsible.
“You may be fearful of repercussions of speaking to police, or have loyalties that you believe can’t be compromised. We are dealing with the fatal shooting of a teenage girl, and would implore you to do the right thing and come forward.”
DO YOU HAVE INFORMATION ON TANESHA’S MURDER?
Contact the Met’s incident room on 020 8358 0100 alternatively, you can call the Police on 101.
If you would prefer to remain anonymous, call the Crimestoppers hotline on 0800 555 111.