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Milton Keynes woman, 75, accused of husband's murder

A woman has been charged with murdering her 83-year-old husband.

Seventy-five-year-old Sheila Sampford, of Spoonley Wood, Bancroft Park, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, is accused of killing John Sampford on 5 July this year.

A post-mortem examination revealed Mr Sampford died as a result of strangulation.

Mrs Sampford was due to appear at Milton Keynes Magistrates' Court, said Thames Valley Police.

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