Man charged with murder after mother's stabbing death
A 36-year-old man has been charged with the murder of his 67-year-old mother.
Stuart Mayes of Stapleford, Nottinghamshire was charged with murder and attempted murder after a stabbing in Shepshed, Leicestershire.
Leicestershire Police said officers forced entry into a house on Rockingham Close on Saturday morning where they found the body of Maria Mayes.
A 33-year-old woman also found at the house was taken to hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Mr Mayes appeared at Leicester Magistrates' Court earlier and will reappear at Leicester Crown Court on 27 October.