The body of a man has been found in a wheelie bin in Islington, the Metropolitan police say.
The London police say he died of a drugs overdose.
The incident was reported to the police on Saturday, 11 May at about 16: 00hr at Tollington Road, Islington.
The Police identified the man as an Italian national, 23-year-old Erik San-Filippo.
His next of kin have been notified.
After a post-mortem examination, the police ruled that the cause of death was a drug overdose.
The police arrested one Gerardo Rossi, 52 of Tollington Road, N7 on Thursday, 16 May and charged on the same day with preventing the lawful and decent burial of a dead body.
He is remanded in custody and is due to appear at Snaresbrook Crown Court for trial on 28 October.