Jillian Howell death- man charged with murder

Jillian Howell 'lived life to the full' said her family. Credit: Sussex Police

A man has been charged with murder after a woman was fatally stabbed at a house in Brighton.

Police were alerted on Thursday and found the body of Jillian Howell, 46, at a property on Sandgate Road.

51 year payroll officer David Browning from Willow Drive in Seaford has now been charged with her murder between Wednesday and Thursday (25/26 October).

He has also been charged with possession of a bladed article.

Browning, who remains in police custody, will appear before Brighton magistrates on Monday morning (30 October).

Jillian was described as 'kind, gentle and loving' Credit: Sussex Police

Earlier this week Jillian's family paid tribute to her: