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Family pay tribute to murdered woman found in suitcase

The family of a woman whose body was found in a suitcase in Leicester have paid tribute to her as a 'much loved mum, daughter, sister and auntie'.

Kiran Daudia's body was found off Cromer Street yesterday morning.

Credit: Leicestershire Police

Kiran was a much loved mum, daughter, sister and auntie, and she will be deeply missed by us all.

We ask that our privacy be respected during this very difficult time.

– Kiran's family

50-year-old Ashwin Daudia, of Lyme Road, Leicester, has been charged with her murder.

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'We are working hard to get the carriageway opened as quickly as possible'

Highways England said it is working hard to re-open the A14 eastbound carriageway Credit: Highways England

Highways England said it is working hard to re-open the A14 eastbound carriageway in the East Midlands following an incident involving two heavy goods vehicles.

The eastbound carriageway is closed between the M1 junction 19 for Catthorpe Interchange and junction 1 of the A14 at Stanford on Avon after an incident involving a HGV and tanker carrying heating oil, at around 2.30pm.

Investigations are currently taking place to examine the extent of damage caused to the carriageway following the spillage in Leicestershire.

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