Man charged with attempted murder after girl dies in Wimbledon attack

A seven-year-old girl from Wimbledon has died after being attacked by a 55-year-old man on Friday morning.

Robert appeared at Wimbledon Magistrates Court on Saturday morning and entered no plea to a single charge of attempted murder.

Police have not named the defendant at this stage in order to protect the identity of the victim and her family.
 The girl died at a west London hospital on Saturday afternoon.

The defendant was remanded in custody and will appear at Kingston Crown Court on December 1.

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