Rotherfield death: Man charged with woman's murder

  • Published
Murder scene in Court Meadow Close, RotherfieldImage source, Eddie Mitchell
Image caption,
The woman's body was found at a house in Rotherfield

A man has been charged with murder after a woman's body was found at house in East Sussex.

Jayesh Gobar, 35, of Moorland Road in Maidenbower, is due to appear at Lewes Crown Court on Tuesday.

The body of a woman in her 50s was discovered in a property in Court Meadow Close, Rotherfield, on 18 December.

A 37-year-old man from Crawley, who was arrested on suspicion of murder, has been released without charge.

Follow BBC South East on Facebook, on Twitter, and on Instagram. Send your story ideas to

Related Internet Links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites.