Man due in court in connection with Queen’s Park strangulation attacks

Accused has been charged with three counts of common assault

A man is due in court today (Tuesday) accused with the attempted strangulation of a young girl and two adults in Queen’s Park.

Riccardo Talarico, 41, of no fixed address, is charged with attacking a five-year-old girl, 27-year-old woman, and a man aged 28, within close proximity of each other on February 20.

He will appear before Harrow Crown Court accused of three counts of common assault following an appearance in Hendon Magistrates’ Court last week.