Man charged with murder of Nahid Ahmed in Enfield


LONDON: Detectives investigating a fatal stabbing in Enfield on Sunday, 13 September, have charged a man with murder. Police and London Ambulance Service were called to Holbrook Close, EN1 at around 00:40hrs on Sunday, 13 September to reports of a man collapsed.

Victim Nahid Ahmed

According to Met Police, despite the efforts of emergency services the man was pronounced dead at the scene. He has been named as Nahid Ahmed, who was aged 26 and from Enfield. His next of kin are aware.

A 43-year-old man who was arrested near to the scene has been charged with murder. He is due to appear at Highbury Corner Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday, 15 September. Detective Chief Inspector Katherine Goodwin, from the Met’s Specialist Crime Command, is leading the investigation and enquiries into the circumstances remain ongoing.

Anyone with information that could assist police is asked to call 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote CAD369/13Sep. Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Around 20 minutes prior to the murder, police received a call from the 43-year-old male alleging an assault. As a result of this call, the Met’s Directorate of Professional Standards has been informed.