Ian Meakin, 49, charged with murder in Ilkeston
A man has been charged with the murder of a 27-year-old woman at a complex of flats in Ilkeston.
Angela Ward died in hospital after police found her injured when they were called to the flats in Critchley Street at 21:00 BST on Sunday.
Ian Meakin, of Critchley Street, appeared at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates' Court, where his case was committed to crown court.
The 49-year-old is due to appear at Nottingham Crown Court on Wednesday.