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Grand Union Canal murder accused remanded in custody

A man has appeared in court charged with murdering a mother-of-three whose body was found in a canal on Christmas Day.

Ruby Love, 23, from Harrow, north-west London, was discovered by a passer-by at Bankside, Southall, at 11:40 GMT.

Brent Magistrates Court remanded Manzar Juma, 27, of Ealing, west London, in custody.

He is due to appear at the Old Bailey on 3 January over the death of Ms Love, whose mother called her an "angel".

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