Police have charged a man with the murder of an elderly woman killed more than ten years ago.
The body of 74 year old Joan Roddam was found at her home in Delabole in 2003. 38 year old Patrick Curran was arrested this morning and will appear charged with her murder at Bodmin Magistrates' Court tomorrow.
There's been a major development tonight in one of the longest running unsolved murders in the Westcountry.
Police have revealed they've arrested a man over the murder of 74-year-old Joan Roddam at her home near Delabole in north Cornwall more than ten years ago. Her body was found outside her home. A 38-year-old local man is now in custody. Our Cornwall correspondent Steve Hardy reports.