A woman’s body has been found in a suitcase hidden among trees near a sports ground, Scotland Yard said today.
Murder squad detectives are investigating after the discovery in Thornfield Avenue, Hendon, north London, at around 5pm.
The surrounding area has been cordoned off.
A Metropolitan Police spokesman said a post-mortem examination will be arranged in due course.
The woman, who has been described as a young adult, has not yet been identified.