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Somercotes murder inquiry: Man charged

Jade Riley-Ward
Image caption Jade Riley-Ward died of multiple stab wounds, a post-mortem has revealed

A 22-year-old man has been charged with the murder of a 30-year-old woman in Derbyshire.

The body of Jade Riley-Ward was found by emergency services at a house on Burke Drive, Somercotes, on 22 September.

A post-mortem examination revealed she had died of multiple stab wounds.

Cornelius Brown has been remanded in custody to appear at Nottingham Crown Court on Thursday. He appeared before Chesterfield magistrates earlier.

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