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Man appears in court over woman's death in Plumstead

Toni Rudman
Image caption Toni Rudman was found dead near a builder's yard

A man has appeared in court charged with murdering a woman whose body was found in south-east London.

Toni Rudman, 24, was found dead near a builder's yard in North Road, Plumstead, shortly after 2000 BST on Saturday.

Ryan Backhouse, 19, from Plumstead, was remanded in custody by Woolwich magistrates until a hearing at the Old Bailey on 15 November.

Tests showed Ms Rudman, also from Plumstead, died from head injuries.

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