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Met Police officer from unit covering Harrow charged with strangling woman

A serving Met Police officer from the unit that covers Harrow, Barnet and Brent has been charged with non-fatal strangulation and assault.

A spokesperson for Met Police said, “PC Mahad Abdalla was arrested following an alleged off-duty incident on Saturday 23 March involving a woman known to him.

“He was charged on Sunday 24 March with non-fatal strangulation and assault and is to appear in custody at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Monday 25 March.

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“PC Abdalla, attached to the Territorial Support Group on the North West Basic Command Unit, has been suspended from duties. Enquiries by the Met’s Directorate of Professional Standards are ongoing.

“Following the report to police, a woman has been safeguarded.”

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