Man charged with murdering woman found in street

Police in Lancashire have launched an investigation following the death of a woman in Rawtenstall.

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Man in court charged with Rawtenstall murder

Cherylee Shennan Credit: Lancashire Police

A man has appeared in court accused of murdering a woman in Rawtenstall, Lancashire.

Paul O’Hara, 41, from Heywood, appeared at Burnley magistrates accused of murdering Cherylee Shennan.

He has been also been charged with wounding and assaulting two police officers.

He will appear at Preston Crown Court on Thursday, March 20.

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