South East Wales

Tracey Woodford death: Christopher May denies murder

Christopher May Image copyright Wales News Service

A man has denied murdering a woman whose body was found dismembered in a flat in Rhondda Cynon Taff.

Tracey Woodford, 47, was found dead in Pontypridd on 21 April, three days after being reported missing.

Christopher May, 50, of Graig, Pontypridd, appeared via video link at Cardiff Crown Court on Friday.

Mr May was remanded in custody by the Recorder of Cardiff, Judge Eleri Rees, and his trial is due to take place in the autumn.

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Image caption Tracey Woodford's body was found in a flat in Pontypridd by police