A man charged with the murder of a healthcare assistant at a psychiatric hospital in Gloucester will appear before Cheltenham Magistrates' Court tomorrow.
Ryan Matthews, 61, is accused of killing 53-year-old Sharon Wall, who died after being stabbed in an incident at Wotton Lawn Hospital in Gloucester on July 9.
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