Man, 95, held over carer’s ‘murder’

New Scotland Yard
Image caption Police say they are not looking for anyone else connected with this murder investigation

A 95-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a female carer died in Islington, police have said.

The 61-year-old victim was taken to hospital with head injuries at 07:10 BST on 24 May. She died the following day at 10:57 BST.

A murder investigation was launched by the Met which said the man had been taken to hospital pending a “transfer to a location where his complex health and care needs can be managed”.

He has also been bailed by police.

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