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Man denies attack on women in Cumberland Hotel

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Image caption Three women were attacked at the Cumberland Hotel in Marble Arch on 6 April

A 32-year-old man has denied attempting to murder three people at a hotel in central London.

Philip Spence, of no fixed abode, is alleged to have attacked three women at the four-star Cumberland Hotel in Marble Arch on 6 April.

He also pleaded not guilty at Southwark Crown Court to aggravated burglary.

Thomas Efremi, 56, of Upper Handa Walk, north London, pleaded not guilty to a charge of conspiracy to commit aggravated burglary.

James Moss, 33, and Carly Baker, 31, both of Hanley Road, north London, pleaded not guilty to handling stolen goods.

A trial date has been set for 6 October.

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