Woman, 79, killed in a knife attack in Wood Green

A 79-year-old woman has been stabbed to death at a property in north London, police have said.

The victim, who has not been formally identified, was found with multiple stab wounds in Morant Place, Wood Green, just after 15:30 BST.

An air Ambulance crew attended but the pensioner was pronounced dead at the scene an hour later.

A 31-year-old man was arrested at the scene on suspicion of murder. He remains police custody.

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