A 25-year-old man suspected of murdering a very pregnant woman whose baby is dead is also arrested.

Kelly Mary Fauvrelle was eight months pregnant when she was murdered in her bedroom at her home in Thornton Heath, Croydon, South London, on Saturday, June 29th.

Her 26-year-old son's baby – called Riley by family members after delivery by paramedics – died at the hospital a few days later despite the efforts of hospital staff .

Scotland Yard said in a statement: "On Thursday, July 11, detectives investigating the murder of Kelly Mary Fauvrelle and her baby, Riley, arrested a 25-year-old man suspected of murder.

Kelly Mary Fauvrelle, a pregnant woman, was stabbed to death in a house in Croydon, South London.

Kelly Fauvrelle was stabbed to death in her bedroom

& # 39; & # 39; The man was taken to a police station in central London where he remains at that time. The investigations continue. & # 39; & # 39;

Chief Inspector, Mick Norman, said that Ms. Fauvrelle's family had been alerted to the "vicious" attack caused by her howling around 3:30 am.

They were with her at home and her body was found by her sister.

Reacting to the murder on Twitter, London Mayor Sadiq Khan said: "Violence against women is endemic in society and devastating homecoming killings, like this one, are showing up in the world. magnitude of the problem we are facing ".

Police in front of the home of the expectant mother in Thornton Heath, Croydon

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The neighbors said that three women, one of whom was pregnant, lived at home and had a small dog.

Two men had already been arrested for murder.

One of them, 37, was released without further action and a second, 29, was released on bail until early August.

The police continue to call on anyone with witnesses or information about the murder to be informed.