Police Name Duston Murder Victim

Northants Police have named the suspected murder victim from Duston in Northampton.

Formal identification has now taken place on the woman found dead at a property in Whernside Way, Duston, Northampton, on Tuesday morning (14 April).

A statement from Northants Police reads: "We can now confirm the woman has been identified as 57 year-old Sandra Thomas.

A forensic post mortem examination of the victim at the Leicester Royal Infirmary has confirmed the cause of death to be a head injury.

David Love, 32, of Overslade Close, Northampton, has been charged with her murder and appeared at Northampton Magistrates’ Court this morning. He was remanded in custody and is due to appear at Northampton Crown Court later this week."

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