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A man has been charged with the murder of a woman whose body was found in a suitcase. 29 year-old Laszlo Gyarmati from Finchley will appear at Hendon Magistrates' Court tomorrow.
The body of 25 year-old Alexandra Kovacs was discovered in the suitcase near a sports ground in Thornfield Avenue in Hendon on Sunday afternoon.
A man is being held on suspicion of murder by detectives investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in a suitcase in north London.
The 29-year-old man was arrested on Tuesday and is being questioned after the woman's body was discovered near a sports ground in Thornfield Avenue, Hendon, at around 5pm on Sunday.
Scotland Yard said officer believe they have identified the woman as a Hungarian national in her 20s. Next of kin have been informed, but she has not been formally identified.
A post-mortem examination was being carried out at Finchley Mortuary, but no cause of death has been confirmed.
A 29-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder, after a woman's body was found in a suitcase in north-west London.
The woman has not yet been formally identified.
A post-mortem examination will take place on the body at Finchley Mortuary this afternoon.
Detective Chief Superintendent Adrian Usher, Borough Commander for Barnet said:
Detective Chief Inspector Nicola Wall, from the Homicide and Serious Crime Command said:
Any witnesses or anyone with any information should contact the incident room on 0208 785 8334; if you wish to remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
A woman's body has been found in a suitcase hidden among trees near a sports ground in Thornfield Avenue, north London, Scotland Yard said.
The area has been cordoned off. A Metropolitan Police spokesman said a post-mortem examination will be arranged in due course.
The woman, who has been described as a young adult, has not yet been identified.
A body of a woman has been found inside a suitcase at a sports ground in Thornfield Avenue, north west London, police said today.
Police were called to search a wooded area at approximately 5pm on July 21, where officers located the suitcase.
The death is being treated as a murder by the Metropolitan Police. The woman is yet to be identified.