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Chalk Farm stabbing: Woman arrested released under investigation

Shakira Mercedes Loseke, 22, was fatally stabbed on Sunday

12 September, 2019 — By Samantha Booth

Tributes to Shakira

A WOMAN arrested on suspicion of murdering a mother-of-one in Chalk Farm has been released under investigation by police.

Shakira Mercedes Loseke, 22, was fatally stabbed in Belmont Street on Sunday night.

A 35-year-old woman arrested on suspicion of murder has been released under investigation, the Met Police said.

Two other women were found on Sunday with slash injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening. They were taken to hospital for treatment.

Shakira Mercedes Loseke

The incident happened just before a 24-year-old man was fatally shot nearby in an unconnected incident.

Tributes have been paid to Shakira, who lived in the King’s Cross, area on Monday.

A close friend, Ronney, 21, said the young mum was “part of everyone’s lives”.

She added: “She helped everybody. She was lovely – very loud and very funny.”

Anyone with information is asked to call police via 101 quoting reference Cad 8249/08Sep.

 

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