Kent arrest in Hither Green burglary probe
The Met Police said Billy Jeeves was found and arrested in Kent on Friday.
Officers said he had been arrested on suspicion of two counts of burglary, theft and possession of a controlled substance.
Henry Vincent, 37, was fatally stabbed in Hither Green, south-east London, on 4 April.
Richard Osborn-Brooks had discovered two intruders at his home in South Park Crescent.
He was arrested on suspicion of murder but later released without charge.
Police said Mr Jeeves was detained in north Kent by officers from the Met’s homicide and major crime command, with support from officers from the territorial support group and officers at Kent Police.
He is being held in custody at a Kent police station.