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Woman charged with Chalk Farm murder

A 26-year-old woman has appeared in court

16 September, 2019 — By Samantha Booth

Sahkira Mercedes Gwendolin Loseke 

A WOMAN has been charged with the murder of a 22-year-old mother in Chalk Farm.

Siobhan Collins-Grant, 26, of no fixed abode was charged on Friday.

She appeared at Barkingside Magistrates’ Court on Saturday and will appear at the Old Bailey on Tuesday.

Sahkira Mercedes Gwendolin Loseke, also known as Shakira, was stabbed to death on Belmont Street on Sunday, September 8. A post-mortem gave the cause of death as a single stab wound.

A 35-year-old woman who was previously arrested on suspicion of murder has been released under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 020 8345 3775. Alternatively, they can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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