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Man charged with murder of woman in Brent

News   •   Jun 02, 2018 17:54 BST

Detectives investigating the murder of a woman at a residential address in Neasden Lane, NW10, have today, Saturday, 2 June, charged a man with her murder.

Ioan Campeanu, 43 (27.06.74) of Neasden Lane, NW10, was charged with murder and has been remanded into custody. He will appear at Willesden Magistrates Court on Monday, 4 June.

Although formal identification has yet to take place, police believe the victim to be 28-year-old Andra Hilitanu.

A post-mortem took place on Saturday, 2 June at Northwick Park Hospital and gave a provisional cause of death as a stab wound to the neck.

Officers await a conclusive cause of death and formal identification. The victim's next of kin have been informed.