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Newark 'murder' victim officially named by police

Police have released the name of a woman who died following an incident in Newark.

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She has been formally identified as Karen Jacquet who was 59 years old. Officers were called to an address in Mill Gate at around 5.10pm on Wednesday August 16, 2017 where they found the victim. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers from Nottinghamshire Police were called to Mill Gate on August 16 at around 5.10pm Credit: ITV Yorkshire

Yousef Mohammed, 65, of Mill Gate, Newark, was charged with murder in connection to the incident.

He appeared at Nottingham Magistrates' Court (Friday 18 August 2017) and was remanded in custody to appear at Nottingham Crown Court on Monday (21 August 2017).