Russia: Nanny charged with murder a child in her care

Woman was found with severed head

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File photo: Russian riot police at a subway station in Moscow, Russia. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)

Police in Russia have arrested a nanny and charged her with murdering a young child in her care.

The woman was seen carrying a severed head near a metro station in Moscow.

According to investigators, the child was three or four years old and was killed in her family's flat in the city.