Woman arrested over death of man, 91, in Tottenham

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murdering a 91-year-old man who died a week after being found with serious injuries in his north London home.

The Metropolitan Police said the 49-year-old woman was held after the man died from head injuries and pneumonia.

The victim's son discovered his father at the property in Tower Gardens Road, Tottenham, on 29 December and he died in Royal London Hospital on Thursday.

The man's identity has not been released.

A police spokesman said the woman was in custody at an east London police station.

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