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Ex-boyfriend charged with murder of June Jones

June Jones, 33 Credit: West Midlands Police

A man has been charged with the murder of a woman in Walsall.

June Jones, 33, was found dead at her home in Wyndmill Crescent on the Charlemont Farm estate at around 2.00am on New Year's Eve.

Her former partner been charged with her murder.

Michael Foran, 32, is to appear before Walsall Magistrates Court today (Monday 7 January) accused of killing the 33-year-old woman.

She was found dead at her home in Wyndmill Crescent on the Charlemont Farm estate at around 2.00am on New Year's Eve.

Foran, aged 32 and no fixed address, was arrested in Liverpool on Saturday afternoon and transferred to the West Midlands for questioning.

A 34-year-old man has also been charged with assisting an offender.

Detective Inspector Warren Hines, from the force's homicide department, said:

This is a significant step forward in our enquiries.

I would like to thank the public and media for their support in this investigation and I would continue to urge anyone with information to come forward.

– Detective Inspector Warren Hines