Walsall Stabbing: Man Charged

The latest on the 43-year-old man charged with the murders of a man and a woman at a block of flats in Walsall.

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Man in court over Walsall stabbing

A man has appeared in court charged with the murders of a man and woman who were found stabbed to death at a block of flats in the West Midlands.

Ian Woolley, who's 43 and from Walsall, appeared before Sandwell Magistrates' Court.

He is accused of murdering 69-year-old Pauline Gillen and a man who has yet to be formally identified. They were found dead with multiple stab wounds at the weekend. Woolley was remanded in custody.


Man due in court over Walsall murders

The block of flats where two bodies were found Credit: ITV Central

A man will appear in court later charged with two counts of murder following the discovery of two bodies at a block of flats in Walsall at the weekend.

The 43-year-old was arrested on Saturday after the victims were found on the Yew Tree Estate.

A post-mortem examination revealed they had been stabbed to death.

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