Shropshire

Shrewsbury man in court charged with woman's murder

The scene
Image caption Police found the body on Tuesday evening

A 51-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the murder of a woman in a Shropshire village.

The body of Jane Frances Edwards was found at a house in Caradoc View, Hanwood, near Shrewsbury, at about 1840 GMT on Tuesday.

Steven Roland Churchill, of Stephenson Road, Shrewsbury, appeared before Shrewsbury Magistrates' Court.

Mr Churchill was remanded in custody to appear at Shrewsbury Crown Court on Tuesday 21 December.

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