Arrest made in Stapleton Road murder investigation
Officers investigating the murder of Abdi Risak Mohamoud in Bristol have arrested a man in Barcelona, Spain.
The 20-year-old man was arrested yesterday on suspicion of murder. He will be appearing in court in Madrid today where a judgement will be made as to whether he is extradited to the UK. The extradition process is likely to take between ten and 14 days.
Avon and Somerset Police worked closely with the Serious and Organised Crime Agency (SOCA) and the Spanish authorities to make this arrest.
On Thursday 8th July 2010 18-year-old Abdirisak Mohamoud was stabbed on Villiers Road, Easton, Bristol shortly after 11pm. He later died in hospital.