Murder charge following death of woman in Buxworth

He is due to appear at South Derbyshire Magistrates Court on Saturday.
He is due to appear at South Derbyshire Magistrates Court on Saturday.

A 25-year-old man has been charged with murder following the death of a woman in Buxworth.

William Blunsdon, from Buxworth, will appear at South Derbyshire Magistrates Court tomorrow (Saturday).

He is also charged with criminal damage.

The charges relate to an alleged incident which took place on Western Lane, Buxworth, on Thursday, in which a 77-year-old woman and a dog were found dead in a house.