Tahereh Pirali-Dashti death: Man charged with murder as woman dies months after incident on North Circular Road

PUBLISHED: 12:42 18 April 2020 | UPDATED: 13:02 18 April 2020

Police at the scene of an altercation on the North Circular Road, NW11. Picture: David Nathan

Police at the scene of an altercation on the North Circular Road, NW11. Picture: David Nathan


A man has been charged with murder after a woman died following a January collision on the North Circular Road in Barnet.

The dead woman has been named as Tahereh Pirali-Dashti, 40.

Robert Barrow, 54, of Chigwell, Essex, was charged on Friday with her murder, along with the assault of a 56-year-old man.

The incident took place where the North Circular passes through NW11 at Henly’s Corner.

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He was due to appear at Willesden Magistrates’ Court on Saturday, 19 April.

The charges relate to an incident shortly before 11.50am on January 20.

Police were called to the scene following reports of an altercation between the occupants of two vehicles.

Ms Pirali-Dashti was treated at the scene before being taken to hospital, where she remained in a critical condition until she died on April 10.

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