Woman remanded over ditch murders

A woman, charged with stabbing to death three men whose bodies were found in ditches in Cambridgeshire, has appeared in court.

Joanna Dennehy, 30, from Peterborough, is accused of three counts of murder after the bodies of Kevin Lee, 48, Lukasz Slaboszewuski, 31, and John Chapman, 56, were discovered. Dennehy did not enter a plea and will appear in court again on July 17.

Mr Lee, who was found in a ditch in Newborough on March 30 and Mr Chapman, found at Thorney Dyke on April 3 are both said to have been killed on March 29.

Mr Slaboszewski, also found at Thorney Dyke on April 3, is said to have been killed 10 days earlier.