Man charged with murder of 'beheaded' grandma

Police have charged 25-year-old Nicholas Salvador with the murder of grandmother Palmira Silva, who was 'beheaded' in her back garden on Thursday.

Salvador is alleged to have killed a cat before attacking the 82-year-old pensioner in Edmonton, north London in broad daylight.

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MP 'horrified and stunned' by Edmonton attack

Andy Love, the MP for Edmonton, has spoken of his shock at the apparent beheading of a woman in the area.

Mr Love reiterated the Metropolitan Police's assurances that the attack happened with "no suggestion of a terrorist motive".

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