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Darren Osborne charged over Finsbury Park terror attack

Darren Osborne has been charged with terrorism-related murder. Photo:

Police have charged Darren Osborne with terrorism-related murder and attempted murder over the Finsbury Park van attack.

The 47 year old, originally from Weston-super-Mare, spoke only to confirm his name when he appeared in court today.

He was arrested shortly after the incident outside a north London mosque in the early hours of Monday and has been remanded in custody today.

One man died and nine other people were taken to hospital after a van crashed into worshippers who had been attending Ramadan night prayers.

Today, the CPS authorised the Metropolitan Police to charge Darren Osborne with terrorism related murder and attempted murder following the incident in Finsbury Park in the early hours of Monday 19 June.

– Crown Prosecution Service spokesperson