A man in his fifties charged with the murder of a woman from Ramsgate has been remanded in custody to appear before Canterbury Crown Court on Tuesday 12th November 2013.
Police were called to Whiteness Road in Broadstairs on 7th November. The 47-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene.
Formal identification of the dead woman has not yet taken place.
Lee Vincent Paul Birch, aged 55, of Lymington Road, Westgate-on-Sea, appeared at Dover Magistrates Court charged with murder this morning.
Kent Police have referred the case to the Independent Police Complaints Commission, as is required, when there has been previous police contact with the victim.
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