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'Murdered' eight-year-old girl Ayesha Ali, of Chadwell Heath, died of head injuries
An eight-year-old girl who police suspect was murdered by her mother died of head injuries, a post-mortem has concluded.
Ayesha Ali was found dead at a flat in Broomfield Road in Chadwell Heath last Thursday morning (August 29).
Her mother Polly Choudhury, 34, has been charged over the death and appeared at the Old Bailey on Tuesday for a preliminary hearing.
She was remanded in custody and will return to court on November 19.
The post-mortem was carried out on Tuesday at St Thomas' Hospital, but the results have only just been released by the Met.