Nottingham

Man charged with murder of woman in Newark

Mill Gate, Newark Image copyright Google
Image caption Karen Jacquet, 59, was found at an address in Mill Gate

A man has appeared in court facing a charge of murdering a woman.

Karen Jacquet, 59, was pronounced dead at the scene after officers were called to an address in Mill Gate, Newark, Nottinghamshire, on Wednesday.

Yousef Mohammed, 65, of Mill Gate, Newark, appeared at Nottingham Magistrates' Court charged with her murder.

He was remanded in custody and will appear via a video link at Nottingham Crown Court on Monday.

Neighbours have spoken of their shock and floral tributes have been left at the scene.

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