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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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Witness: Police broke down door, brought man out

A taxi driver who witnessed the aftermath of the incident in Edmonton, north London, told ITV News he saw police force their way into a house on Nightingale Road.

"They broke the door down and brought a man out," he said.

"There were dozens of police cars and a helicopter."

He added: "It's really worrying. It's very scary - we're always on the lookout."

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