Woman's body discovered in suitcase in north London

Woman's body discovered in suitcase in north London

A woman’s body has been found in a suitcase hidden among trees near a sports ground, Scotland Yard said today.

Murder squad detectives are investigating after the discovery in Thornfield Avenue, Hendon, north London, at around 5pm yesterday.

The surrounding area has been cordoned off.

A Metropolitan Police spokesman said a post-mortem examination will be arranged in due course.

The woman, who has been described as a young adult, has not yet been identified.


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