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Zain Sailsman: Third Macclesfield murder suspect in court

Zain Sailsman
Image caption A post-mortem examination found Zain Sailsman died from a single stab wound

A woman has appeared in court charged with the murder of a 19-year-old man who was stabbed to death in Cheshire.

Zain Sailsman was found in Bullocks Lane, Macclesfield, on 30 October. A post-mortem examination showed he died from a single knife wound.

Julia Howard, 35, from Macclesfield, is charged with murder and perverting the course of justice.

She was remanded in custody by magistrates in Macclesfield, to appear at Chester Crown Court on Friday.

Ricky Jervis, 22, from Congleton, and Charles Beadell, 22, from Macclesfield, have previously been charged with murder.

Cheshire Police said two men, aged 21 and 22, remain on bail after being arrested on suspicion of murder.

A 26-year-old woman and a 23-year-old man are also on bail after they were held on suspicion of assisting an offender.