Man charged with murder of Chesterfield woman

Catherine Street house fire at Chesterfield.
Catherine Street house fire at Chesterfield.

A man has been charged with murdering a woman in Chesterfield.

Gary Tyson, 35, of Shirland Street, Chesterfield, has been charged with murder, committing arson recklessly as to whether life is endangered and attempted wounding.

He will appear at Chesterfield Justice Centre today (Thursday, March 10).

Emergency services were called to a house on Catherine Street at 2am Thursday, March 3, where they found the body of 32-year-old Gemma Stevens inside.