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Ilford murder victim named

News   •   Jan 09, 2018 20:44 GMT

A woman fatally stabbed in Ilford on Wednesday, 3 January can now be named.

44-year-old Elizabeta Lacatusu, a Romanian national from Ilford, was found with serious injuries in Norfolk Road, Ilford on the evening of Wednesday, 3 January.

She was pronounced dead at the scene. Elizabeta was formally identified on Tuesday, 9 January.

A man has been charged with Elizabeta's murder.

Genu Armeanu, 45 (10.12.72) of Coleridge Avenue, East Ham, E12, appeared at the Old Bailey today, Monday, 8 January.

He has been remanded in custody to appear for trial at the same court on 18 June 2018.

Armeanu was arrested on suspicion of murder on Wednesday, 3 January and charged on Thursday, 4 January.