Cornelius Brown admits murdering Jade Riley-Ward

Cornelius Brown Cornelius Brown admitted killing Jade Riley-Ward at her Somercotes home

A 23-year-old man has pleaded guilty to the murder of his ex-girlfriend.

The body of Jade Riley-Ward, 30, was found by emergency services at a house on Burke Drive in Somercotes, Derbyshire, in September 2012.

A post-mortem examination revealed Ms Riley-Ward died from multiple stab wounds.

Cornelius Brown, of Greenhill Lane, Riddings, Derbyshire, entered a guilty plea at Nottingham Crown Court. He will be sentenced on 20 December.

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