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Stab victim named as partner charged with murder

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A man's been charged with the murder of his partner who arrived at a doctors surgery with stab injuries earlier this week.

Ronald Cooke, aged 54, of Granville Road, Cradley Heath, is due to appear before Dudley Magistrates Court tomorrow morning in connection with the death in Rowley Regis on Monday.

A post mortem confirmed the victim who has tonight been named as Tina Billingham, died as a result of stab wounds to the chest and stomach area.

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Woman dies after arriving at doctors with stab wound

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A man has been arrested after police launched a murder investigation following the death of a woman in the Black Country.

Officers were called to Rowley Healthcare medical centre on Hawes Lane, Rowley Regis, at around 3.50pm today following reports that a woman had arrived at the doctors surgery with a stab wound.

The woman, who was believed to be in her 50s, was treated by medical staff and taken to hospital but died a short time later.

A 54-year-old man was arrested at the surgery on suspicion of murder and is currently helping police with their enquiries.

Enquiries are on-going but police are not looking for anyone else in connection with the death.

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West Brom close in on Jake Livermore

West Bromwich Albion are close to securing Hull midfielder Jake Livermore. Credit: PA

West Bromwich Albion are close to securing Hull midfielder Jake Livermore.

The club have reportedly paid around 10million for the 27-year-old, who is close to becoming the Baggies first signing of the transfer window.

The Tigers accepted Albion's second offer, with West Brom boss Tony Pulis looking to boost his squad after missing out on Morgan Schneiderlin, who joined Everton from Manchester United earlier this month.

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