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A second arrest has been made over the death of PC Andrew Duncan after he died from his injuries following a hit and run collision on Friday.
The Met have confirmed a woman has been arrested on suspicion of perverting the course of justice. She remains in custody at a South London police station.
Mayor of London Boris Johnson praised PC Andrew Duncan for his experience and dedication to the Metropolitan Police Service, following his death earlier today.
He said: "PC Duncan was an officer of vast experience who'd dedicated his working life to the Metropolitan Police Service.
"His death is a tragedy and a reminder of the courage and sacrifice shown daily by the men and women who keep London safe.
"My thoughts and those of every Londoner are with Andrew's wife and children at this time."
A 25-year-old man who was arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury whilst dangerous driving has now been arrested on suspicion of murder, according to the Metropolitan Police.
The suspect attended a police station in South London on Friday 20th September after police officer Andrew Duncan was struck and critically injured in a hit and run collision. His re-arrest follows PC Duncan's death earlier today.
Metropolitan Police Commissioner Sir Bernard Hogan-Howe has spoken out after the death of PC Andrew Duncan after a hit-and-run collision.
He said he was "so sad" to hear of the death.
A Metropolitan Police officer who was hit by a car as he tried to stop it for speeding has died in hospital this morning.
Pc Andrew Duncan, 47, was run over by a black Volkswagen Golf in Sutton, south London, on Friday.
A police officer is in a critical condition after a hit-and-run crash in the early hours of this morning, the Metropolitan Police said.
The male officer, who was on foot, attempted to stop a car when it hit him and drove off shortly before 1am on the A217 Reigate Avenue at the junction with Rose Hill, Sutton.
A spokesman for the Metropolitan Police said: "The male PC - who was on foot - attempted to stop a vehicle, but the car was in collision with him. The black VW Golf did not stop at the scene.
"The injured officer was taken to a south London hospital where he is in a critical condition."
No arrests have been made.