A 29-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the murder of Patrick Gomes De’Almeida in Morden.

The man was arrested at an address in Croydon today (October 21), on suspicion of murder. He was taken to a west London police station where he remains at this time. 

He is the fourth person to be detained by officers from the Met Police as they investigate the fatal stabbing of 25-year-old Patrick Gomes De’Almeida.

The stabbing took place outside a block of flats on London Road in Morden on Thursday, October 1.

First responders including the Met and paramedics from London Ambulance Service attended, and found two men including Patrick suffering from stab wounds.

Patrick was sadly pronounced dead at the scene at 11.26pm.

Three men have been charged in connection with the murder. 

Patrick's family released a heartbreaking tribute on October 10.

They said: “P had a heart of gold. He was loving, caring and full of life and laughter. You always knew when P was in the room.

"He had the gift of making people smile. P will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Life will not be the same. As he always said ‘It’s not a party without P’."