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Woman found dead in layby named

The woman whose body was found in a burning suitcase in a layby in Cambridgeshire was a Swedish national, police said.

Rahmona Ahmedin, 23, who was also known as Rahma, lived in Peabody Square, Islington, north London.

Her body was discovered in a layby on the A1301 at Hinxton by a lorry driver on Wednesday.

A man, 24, arrested on suspicion of murder after he walked into a London police station is being questioned.

Ms Ahmedin was reported missing last Saturday.

A post-mortem examination gave cause of death as a stab wound to the chest, the spokesman said.

A murder investigation was begun by Cambridgeshire Police, but it has been taken over by the Metropolitan Police.


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