Murder charge man due in court


A MAN charged with the murder of a woman who was found dead in Clowne is to appear in court today.

The man, 31, was arrested on Tuesday evening, has been charged with murder and is to appear at North East Derbyshire and Dales Magistrates’ Court on Thursday September 15.

The victim has been named as Lee Hendry, 52, who lived in Brimington. A post mortem examination revealed she had been stabbed.

Anyone who has any information that would help the police investigation should contact officers on 0345 123 33 33 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.