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UPDATE: Man charged with murder of woman in Haringey

News   •   Mar 31, 2018 21:07 BST

[Victim: Leyla Mtumwa]

A man has been charged with the murder of a woman on Friday, 30 March at an address in Haringey.

Kema Salum, 38 (23.09.79) of Kirkstall Avenue, N17 was charged today, Saturday 31 March with the murder of 36-year-old Leyla Mtumwa of the same address.

He has been remanded in custody to appear at Highbury Magistrates' Court on Monday, 2 April.

A post-mortem examination was carried out at Haringey Public Mortuary and her cause of death was given as incised stab wounds to the neck and chest.

The Homicide and Major Crime Command are investigating and are not seeking anyone else in connection with this incident.