Woman charged with murder of boy, 10, in Acton

17 August, 2020 / by Matt Smith

Image above: police parked outside of 18 Cumberland Park, police inside 18 Cumberland Park, – (from Sky News)

A 40-year old woman, Olga Freeman, has been charged with the murder of her 10-year old son Dylan, who was found dead at a house in Acton.

She walked into a police station in the early hours of Sunday (16 August) to speak to officers; police later found the boy dead at a property in Cumberland Park.

Detectives carried out door-to-door inquiries and the driveway of number 18 Cumberland Park was sealed off by police tape on Sunday afternoon.

Officers in protective forensic suits, gloves and masks entered the property.

Images above: a forensic team prepares to enter the property – (from Sky News)

No-one else is being sought in connection with the death. Ms Freeman appeared before Uxbridge Magistrates’ Court on Monday (17 August) and was remanded in custody.

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