UK police won't say if woman's 'beheading' is terror related

London - A woman was reportedly found beheaded in a back garden in north London on Thursday.

Police confirmed that a woman was found dead at a property in the suburb of Edmonton just after 13:00 (12:00 GMT).

British media reported that she had been beheaded. But police would not comment on how she died or whether there was any possible terrorist connection to the killing.

A man has been arrested and is in custody.

Scotland Yard said in a statement: "Police were called to an address in Nightingale Road at 13:07 today (Thursday) to reports of a stabbing incident.

"On arrival officers discovered a female collapsed in a garden area.

"A man has been detained and remains in custody."

André Potgieter 2014-09-04 05:31:06 PM
@News24. Is the best you can do?
Dennis van Aarde 2014-09-04 05:31:18 PM
The terrs strike anywere we must be constantly alert
Mageba 2014-09-04 05:34:40 PM
Why all these beheadings all of a sudden? The world is becoming more satanic
Bob Van Wilder 2014-09-04 05:43:03 PM
gotta keep your head on your shoulders
Sabeer Mahomed 2014-09-04 05:48:10 PM
Be patient they are busy creating the evidence
TheJaydedKing 2014-09-04 05:56:11 PM
Alternatively it could be ThinkingApe entering the world of Satanic sacrifice.
Bradly Minnaar 2014-09-04 05:58:40 PM
If it was a muslim, u gonna see riots, burning of mosques and all.
Mageba 2014-09-04 06:09:06 PM
Very soon we shall have a 'decapitating' crisis in our hands; the infamous 'necklace' will pale in comparison
Bob Van Wilder 2014-09-04 06:10:20 PM
we will have to start inspecting entrances to churches and cinemas and malls etc for devices like hidden guillotines.
brendan.amos.1 2014-09-04 06:48:03 PM
Can someone put a sock in that idiot Juilius Khumal's face