Woman charged with murder after death of man in Chesterfield

A woman has been charged with murder following the death of a man in Chesterfield on Sunday morning.

Tuesday, 19th September 2017, 10:26 pm
Updated Tuesday, 19th September 2017, 10:30 pm
She will appear in court tomorrow.

Police were called to Chiltern Close in Loundsley Green after paramedics found the body of a man.

The man, Leon Pirdue, 32, from Newbold, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A man and a woman were arrested on suspicion of murder.

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Leon Pirdue.

Jade Grant has tonight (Tuesday) been charged with the murder of Mr Pirdue. The 25-year-old of Chiltern Close, Chesterfield, is due to appear at Chesterfield Justice Centre tomorrow morning (Wednesday, September 20).

The 32-year-old man who was arrested has been released under investigation.

Leon Pirdue.