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Woman charged with murder after man found dead

Leon Pirdue was found dead on Sunday morning (17 September). Photo: Derbyshire Police

A 25-year-old woman has been charged with murder after a man's body was found in a house in Chesterfield.

Officers were called to Chiltern Close on Sunday morning (September 17) following a call from paramedics to say that the body of a man had been found.

32-year-old Leon Pirdue from Newbold was pronounced dead at the scene.

A man and a woman were arrested on suspicion of murder.

The woman, Jade Grant has been charged with the murder of Mr Pirdue. The 25-year-old of Chiltern Close, Chesterfield is due to appear at Chesterfield Justice Centre later this morning (20 September).

The 32-year-old man who was arrested has been released under investigation.