Blandford Forum barber shop stab murder suspect charged
A man held over the fatal stabbing of a woman at a barbers' shop in Dorset has been charged with murder.
Hairdresser Katrina O'Hara, 44, died at Jocks Barbers in East Street, Blandford Forum, on 7 January.
A post-mortem examination revealed she died from two stab wounds to her chest, Dorset Police said.
Stuart Thomas, 49, - also known as George Thomas - has been charged with her murder and is due at Bournemouth Magistrates' Court on Thursday.
Dorset Police referred itself to the Independent Police Complaints Commission on Friday in connection with the case.