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Holloway murder victim died from shot gun wounds

The woman was murdered around 400 metres from Arsenal's Emirates Stadium. Credit: PA

A woman killed close to Arsenal's football ground died of shot gun wounds, a post-mortem examination found. The victim was found at a house in Loraine Road in Holloway just after nine thirty yesterday morning. A 38-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in custody. It is believed the arrested man and the woman knew each other.

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Decision to free police killer a 'disgrace'

A man who was at the scene of the murder of three unarmed policemen has told ITV News it is a "disgrace" that one of the men responsible for their murders is being released from prison.

Glen Hazell speaking to ITV News' Emma Murphy. Credit: ITV News

Glen Hazell, who was 11, was playing with friends in Shepherd's Bush when Harry Roberts and two associates opened fire on the officers in 1966.

The Parole Board today announced that Roberts, who was handed a life sentence, will be released after serving 48 years, a decision that has sparked fury among police groups.

"I don't think he should be allowed anywhere near the public...it's a disgrace," he told ITV News Senior Correspondent Emma Murphy.

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