Cricklewood murder: Man arrested in connection with Usha Patel killing

Usha Patel was found murdered at her home in Cricklewood

Usha Patel was found murdered at her home in Cricklewood - Credit: Archant

Detectives investigating the murder of a mother in Cricklewood have arrested a man they are hunting in connection with her death.

Police are questioning Miles Donnelly, 34, following the discovery of the body of Usha Patel at her home in Melrose Avenue, on Thursday morning at 8.10am.

The 44-year-old was the mother of a young son believed to be aged five.

Donnelly, who is also known as Miles Ryan, and Miss Patel had made contact online and had arranged to meet.