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Woman charged in connection with Barnsley murder

A 31-year-old woman has been charged in connection to the death of a Barnsley woman earlier this year.

A woman has been charged in connection with a murder in Roy Kilner Road Credit: Press Association

73-year-old Jill Hibberd was found dead at her home in Roy Kilner Road, Wombwell, on the morning of Thursday 31 May.

Detectives believe she died the previous evening and a post-mortem examination revealed she died from multiple stab wounds.

Jade Ward, of Willow Garth, Barnsley, was charged yesterday with perverting the course of justice.

She has been bailed to appear before Barnsley Magistrate’s Court on Wednesday 3 October.

Two other people are also charged in connection to Ms Hibberd’s death.

Lee Trevor Fueloep, 40, of Willow Garth, Barnsley, is charged with murder and burglary.

Andrew Ashby, 22 of Woolgreaves Avenue, Wakefield, is charged with assisting an offender in a murder.